Perry G Keithley Middle School

  • Perry G Keithley Middle School serves 758 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Perry G Keithley Middle School's student population of 758 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students758 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perry G Keithley Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perry G Keithley Middle School is 0.79, 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#1863 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
13%
4%
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White
31%
55%
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Hawaiian
8%
1%
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Two or more races
16%
8%
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Diversity Score0.790.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin Pierce School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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