Kirkland Middle School

  • Kirkland Middle School serves 588 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 83% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kirkland Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Kirkland Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Kirkland Middle School's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kirkland Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kirkland 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#99 out of 2028 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
73%
55%
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Two or more races
7%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kirkland Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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