Aspire Middle School

  • Aspire Middle School serves 304 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Aspire Middle School operates within the North Thurston School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 304 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 304 students
Aspire Middle School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender % Aspire Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Aspire Middle School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Aspire Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
Aspire Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Aspire Middle School American Indian Students (2010-2013)
Asian
8%
7%
Aspire Middle School Asian Students (2010-2015)
Hispanic
10%
22%
Aspire Middle School Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
2%
4%
Aspire Middle School Black Students (2010-2015)
White
66%
57%
Aspire Middle School White Students (2010-2015)
Two or more races
14%
7%
Aspire Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Aspire Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.40
Aspire Middle School Diversity Score (2010-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
39%
Aspire Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Aspire Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • North Thurston School District's student population of 14,748 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,728 in this district is less than the state average of $12,785. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,715 is less than the state average of $12,256. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name North Thurston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 14,748 923
North Thurston School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $158 MM $12 MM
North Thurston School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $158 MM $11 MM
North Thurston School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,728 $12,785
North Thurston School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,715 $12,256
North Thurston School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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