Aki Kurose Middle School

  • Aki Kurose Middle School serves 684 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Aki Kurose Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Aki Kurose Middle School's student population of 684 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aki Kurose Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aki Kurose Middle School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1437 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
34%
8%
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Hispanic
17%
23%
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Black
38%
4%
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White
3%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aki Kurose Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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