Pacific Middle School

  • Pacific Middle School serves 985 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 63% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Pacific Middle School's student population of 985 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students985 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pacific Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pacific Middle School is 0.55, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#885 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
64%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pacific Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.550.64
This chart display the diversity score of Pacific 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
29%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pacific 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 NameEvergreen (Clark) School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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This school is great. Ilove the teachers and their connections with us.
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There are a great amount of academic programs. There are a lot of extracurricular activities. There is lots of parent involvement. One of the best middle schools ever.
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