Kulshan Middle School

Kulshan Middle School serves 587 students in grades 6-8.
Kulshan 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 61% (which is equal to the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kulshan Middle School's student population of 587 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Rankings

Kulshan 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 Kulshan Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1058 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
3%
8%
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Hispanic
17%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
68%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
7%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellingham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kulshan Middle School is Options High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Visions (seamar Youth Center) (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carl Cozier Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bellingham Carl Cozier Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 319 students
    1.3 miles
    1330 Lincoln St
    Bellingham, WA 98229
    (360) 676-6410
    1.3 PK-5 319
  • Bellingham Geneva Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 465 students
    1.5 miles
    1401 Geneva St
    Bellingham, WA 98229
    (360) 676-6416
    1.5 PK-5 465
  • Bellingham Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 379 students
    1.5 miles
    2900 Yew St
    Bellingham, WA 98226
    (360) 676-6440
    1.5 PK-5 379
  • Bellingham Options High School Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 157 students
    1.8 miles
    2020 Cornwall Ave
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (360) 647-6871
    1.8 9-12 157
  • Bellingham Silver Beach Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
    1.8 miles
    4101 Academy St
    Bellingham, WA 98226
    (360) 676-6443
    1.8 PK-5 475

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