Olympic Middle School

  • Olympic Middle School serves 573 students in grades 6-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (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 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Olympic Middle School's student population of 573 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students573 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olympic Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olympic Middle School is 0.53, 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#1524 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
35%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
59%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
4%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Olympic Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.530.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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I am a current student at Olympic Middle School. I like the way the teachers have hands-on things to help everyone understand. The math teachers put the us in groups with at least one person who passed the last unit, and understands the new math.
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