Mcknight Middle School

  • Mcknight Middle School serves 1,270 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Mcknight Middle School's student population of 1,270 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,270 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcknight Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcknight Middle School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#583 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
30%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
23%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
35%
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 Mcknight Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.73n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRenton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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