Orting Middle School

111 Whitehawk Blvd Nw
Orting, WA 98360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Orting Middle School serves 594 students in grades 6-8.
Orting Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Orting Middle School's student population of 594 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Orting Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Orting Middle School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1280 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
72%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
11%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrting School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Orting Middle School is Orting High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glacier View Junior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orting Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 671 students
    0.2 miles
    805 Old Pioneer Way Nw
    Orting, WA 98360
    (360) 893-0595
    0.2 K-5 671
  • Orting Orting Primary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 587 students
    0.4 miles
    316 Washington Avenue North
    Orting, WA 98360
    (360) 893-2248
    0.4 PK-3 587
  • Orting Orting Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 14 students
    0.4 miles
    316 Washington Ave N
    Orting, WA 98360
    (360) 893-2248
    0.4 PK 14
  • Orting Orting High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 801 students
    0.9 miles
    320 Washington Avenue North
    Orting, WA 98360
    (360) 893-2246
    0.9 9-12 801
  • Puyallup Glacier View Junior High School Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 840 students
    2.1 miles
    12807 184th St E
    Puyallup, WA 98374
    (253) 840-8922
    2.1 7-9 840

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