Medical Lake Middle School

  • Medical Lake Middle School serves 388 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (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 71% (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 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Medical Lake Middle School's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Medical Lake Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Medical Lake Middle School is 0.40, which is less 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#1008 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
76%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Medical Lake Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.400.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMedical Lake School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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