9600 Sharon Drive
Everett, WA 98204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Explorer Middle School serves 895 students in grades 6-8.
Explorer 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 895 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Explorer Middle School's student population of 895 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
895 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Explorer Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Explorer Middle School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1498 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
8%
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Hispanic
39%
25%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
27%
51%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 895 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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