Islander Middle School

  • Islander Middle School serves 1,127 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Islander Middle School's student population of 1,127 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,127 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Islander Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Islander Middle School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#78 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
19%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
70%
55%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Islander Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.470.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Islander Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMercer Island School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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