Chief Umtuch Middle School

700 Nw 9th St
Battle Ground, WA 98604
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Chief Umtuch Middle School serves 595 students in grades 5-8.
Chief Umtuch 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 48% (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 55% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Chief Umtuch Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Chief Umtuch Middle School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Chief Umtuch 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 Chief Umtuch Middle School is 0.30, 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
#1112 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
White
83%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
5%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.300.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBattle Ground School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Chief Umtuch Middle School is Cam Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Captain Strong (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Battle Ground Captain Strong Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 739 students
    0.1 miles
    1002 Nw 6th Avenue
    Battle Ground, WA 98604
    (360) 885-6400
    0.1 PK-4 739
  • Battle Ground Cam Academy Alternative School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-12 | 522 students
    0.3 miles
    715 Nw Onsdorff Blvd.
    Battle Ground, WA 98604
    (360) 885-6800
    0.3 3-12 522
  • Battle Ground Battle Ground High School Math: 47% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,102 students
    0.5 miles
    300 W Main St
    Battle Ground, WA 98604
    (360) 885-6500
    0.5 9-12 2,102
  • Battle Ground Daybreak Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 452 students
    1.6 miles
    1900 Nw 20th Ave
    Battle Ground, WA 98604
    (360) 885-6900
    1.6 5-8 452
  • Battle Ground Daybreak Primary Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 521 students
    1.6 miles
    1900 Nw 20th Ave
    Battle Ground, WA 98604
    (360) 885-6950
    1.6 PK-4 521

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