Lynden Middle School

  • Lynden Middle School serves 619 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 66% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Lynden Middle School's student population of 619 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lynden Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lynden Middle School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#540 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
65%
55%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lynden Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.510.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynden School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lynden Lynden Special Services Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 67 students
    0.0 miles
    205 S Bc Ave Ste 115
    Lynden, WA 98264
    (360)354-2893
    0.0 PK 67
  • Lynden Fisher Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    0.5 miles
    501 N 14th St
    Lynden, WA 98264
    (360)354-4291
    0.5 K-5 444
  • Lynden Isom Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 529 students
    0.6 miles
    8461 Benson Rd
    Lynden, WA 98264
    (360)354-1992
    0.6 K-5 529
  • Lynden Lynden Academy Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 256 students
    0.7 miles
    200 South Bc Ave Suite 102
    Lynden, WA 98264
    (360)354-0293
    0.7 K-12 256
  • Lynden Lynden High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 871 students
    1.2 miles
    1201 Bradley Rd
    Lynden, WA 98264
    (360)354-4401
    1.2 9-12 871

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