Jefferson Middle School

3000 Nw 119th St
Vancouver, WA 98685
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Jefferson Middle School serves 847 students in grades 6-8.
Jefferson Middle 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 60% (which is lower 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 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Jefferson Middle School's student population of 847 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students847 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Middle 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 Jefferson Middle School is 0.45, 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
#911 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)
60%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
3%
8%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
73%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVancouver School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Middle School is Skyview High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alki Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Felida Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vancouver Felida Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 680 students
    0.1 miles
    2700 Nw 119th St
    Vancouver, WA 98685
    (360) 313-1750
    0.1 K-5 680
  • Vancouver Alki Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 628 students
    1.2 miles
    1800 Nw Bliss Rd
    Vancouver, WA 98685
    (360) 313-3200
    1.2 6-8 628
  • Vancouver Chinook Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 761 students
    1.2 miles
    1900 Nw Bliss Rd
    Vancouver, WA 98685
    (360) 313-1600
    1.2 K-5 761
  • Vancouver Skyview High School Math: 47% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,976 student
    1.3 miles
    1300 Nw 139th St
    Vancouver, WA 98685
    (360) 313-4200
    1.3 9-12 1,976
  • Vancouver Lake Shore Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 441 students
    1.4 miles
    9300 Nw 21st Ave
    Vancouver, WA 98665
    (360) 313-2250
    1.4 K-5 441

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