Nisqually Middle School

  • Nisqually Middle School serves 810 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 57% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Nisqually Middle School's student population of 810 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nisqually Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nisqually Middle School is 0.68, 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#1589 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
19%
23%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
51%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nisqually Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.680.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Thurston Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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The faacilities in my experience with school are not aware or paying enough attention to the bullying issues and problems' I has a parent of three children who have attended this school,would not recommend it untill some teacher our more educated on not only bullying and harrasment issues,,,but also the children rights to not be afraid or threaten by there own teachers,Because they dont want others finding out or being aware they cant handle there classroom issues,,,,,
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