Cheney Middle School

740 Betz
Cheney, WA 99004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cheney Middle School serves 469 students in grades 6-8.
Cheney 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Cheney Middle School's student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Cheney Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cheney Middle School is 0.41, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#1347 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
76%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheney School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cheney Middle School is Cheney High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cheney Open Doors (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Betz Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheney Cheney High School Math: 40% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,306 student
    0.5 miles
    460 N Sixth St
    Cheney, WA 99004
    (509) 559-4000
    0.5 9-12 1,306
  • Cheney Cheney Open Doors Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 8 students
    0.5 miles
    460 N. 6th St.
    Cheney, WA 99004
    (509) 340-7800
    0.5 7-12 8
  • Cheney Betz Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
    0.7 miles
    317 N 7th
    Cheney, WA 99004
    (509) 559-4800
    0.7 K-5 433
  • Cheney Birth To Three Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 66 students
    1.1 miles
    12414 S Andrus Rd
    Cheney, WA 99004
    (509) 559-4525
    1.1 PK 66
  • Cheney Homeworks Alternative School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 78 students
    1.1 miles
    520 4th Street
    Cheney, WA 99004
    (509) 559-4586
    1.1 K-12 78

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