Pacific Middle School

22705 24th Ave S
Seattle, WA 98198
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Pacific Middle School serves 628 students in grades 7-8.
Pacific 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 63% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Pacific Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Pacific Middle School's student population of 628 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Pacific 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 Pacific Middle School is 0.78, which is more 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
#1064 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
33%
23%
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Black
15%
4%
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White
28%
54%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.780.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pacific Middle School is Mount Rainier High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kent Mountain View Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Midway Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle Midway Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 693 students
    0.2 miles
    22447 24th Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (206) 631-4400
    0.2 PK-6 693
  • Seattle Mount Rainier High School Math: 44% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,626 student
    0.4 miles
    22450 19th Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (206) 631-7000
    0.4 9-12 1,626
  • Seattle Kent Mountain View Academy Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-12 | 288 students
    0.6 miles
    22420 Military Rd S
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (253) 373-7488
    0.6 K-12 288
  • Seattle Gateway Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    Highline Community College, 24
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (206) 878-3710
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Seattle Des Moines Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 395 students
    1.1 miles
    22001 9th Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (206) 631-3700
    1.1 K-6 395

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