Chinook Middle School

  • Chinook Middle School serves 743 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 60% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Chinook 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Chinook Middle School's student population of 743 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students743 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chinook 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chinook Middle School is 0.69, 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#1096 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
49%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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Diversity Score0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Thurston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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  1.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Absolutely disgusting bathrooms! Annoying kids, and weird teachers. Taking my child out of this school before next school year!!
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Just completely dissatisfied. No hope for the North Thurston public schools!! I wish I could provide my kid with a better options..
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