Edgemont Junior High School

2300 110th Ave E
Puyallup, WA 98372
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Edgemont Junior High School serves 496 students in grades 6-9.
Edgemont Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 65% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Edgemont Junior High School's student population of 496 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Edgemont Junior High School is ranked within the top 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 Edgemont Junior High School is 0.57, 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
#803 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
6%
8%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
63%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuyallup School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edgemont Junior High School is Phoenix Program (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Surprise Lake Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hilltop Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Puyallup Hilltop Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6
    0.1 miles
    2110 110th Ave E
    Puyallup, WA 98372
    (253) 841-8735
    0.1 PK-6 n/a
  • Puyallup Northwood Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    0.7 miles
    9805 24th St E
    Puyallup, WA 98371
    (253) 841-8740
    0.7 K-6 457
  • Puyallup Hedden Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 567 students
    0.9 miles
    11313 8th St E
    Puyallup, WA 98372
    (253) 517-1500
    0.9 2-5 567
  • Puyallup Mt View Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 330 students
    0.9 miles
    3411 119th Ave E
    Puyallup, WA 98372
    (253) 841-8738
    0.9 K-6 330
  • Milton Discovery Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 632 students
    1.5 miles
    1205 19th Avenue
    Milton, WA 98354
    (253) 517-1200
    1.5 PK-1 632

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