La Center Middle School

  • La Center Middle School serves 387 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (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 64% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) 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 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • La Center Middle School's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 280% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1065 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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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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Two or more races
3%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in La Center Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.170.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Center School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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