La Center Middle School

  • La Center Middle School serves 389 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • La Center 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 student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • La Center Middle School's student population of 389 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students389 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • La Center 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of La Center Middle School is 0.23, 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#782 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
91%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score0.230.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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