Pacific Middle School

  • Pacific Middle School serves 628 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 53% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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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 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pacific Middle School is 0.77, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1415 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
33%
23%
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Black
16%
4%
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White
29%
54%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score0.770.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
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

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