Pioneer Middle School

  • Pioneer Middle School serves 760 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pioneer Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Pioneer Middle School's student population of 760 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students760 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pioneer Middle School is 0.68, 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#437 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
8%
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Hispanic
17%
23%
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Black
9%
4%
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White
51%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
15%
8%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSteilacoom Hist. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 11-12 | 1 student
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  • Steilacoom Cherrydale Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 379 students
    0.5 miles
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  • Steilacoom Preschool And Eceap
    Grades: PK | 30 students
    0.5 miles
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  • Steilacoom Saltars Point Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 480 students
    0.6 miles
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    Steilacoom, WA 98388
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