Mountainside Middle School

  • Mountainside Middle School serves 785 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (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 69% (which is higher 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 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Mountainside Middle School's student population of 785 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students785 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mountainside Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mountainside Middle School is 0.32, 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#453 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mountainside Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mountainside Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
82%
55%
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Hawaiian
3%
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 Mountainside Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.320.41
This chart display the diversity score of Mountainside Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mountainside Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMead School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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