Meeker

  • Meeker serves 647 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Meeker's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#978 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
12%
4%
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White
57%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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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 Meeker.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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  • Tacoma Browns Point
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    1.2 miles
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  • Federal Way Twin Lakes Elementary School
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    1.4 miles
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