Gray Middle School

Gray Middle School serves 607 students in grades 6 - 8.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Gray Middle School operates within the Tacoma School District.

School Overview

The student population of 607 students has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 607 students
Gray Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gray Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Gray Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Gray Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Gray Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Gray Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
10%
7%
Gray Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
20%
21%
Gray Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
29%
5%
Gray Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
35%
58%
Gray Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
4%
1%
Gray Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
1%
7%
Gray Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.75 0.40
Gray Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
39%
Gray Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Gray Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Tacoma School District's student population of 29,168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,359 is higher than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,224 is higher than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Tacoma School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
4
Number of Students Managed 29,168 912
Tacoma   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $357 MM $12 MM
Tacoma   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $353 MM $11 MM
Tacoma   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,359 $11,994
Tacoma   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,224 $10,499
Tacoma   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mt Tahoma High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Angelo Giaudrone Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edison Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • TacomaEdison Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
    0.1 miles
    5830 South Pine St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-1700
    0.1PK-5509
  • TacomaArlington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 278 students
    0.8 miles
    3002 South 72nd St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-3200
    0.8PK-5278
  • TacomaMt Tahoma High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1438 students
    0.8 miles
    4634 South 74th St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-3800
    0.89-121438
  • TacomaAngelo Giaudrone Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 648 students
    1 miles
    4902 South Alaska St
    TacomaWA 98408
    (253)571-5811
    16-8648
  • TacomaManitou Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
    1 miles
    4330 South 66th St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-5300
    1PK-5577

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