Pioneer Middle School

  • Pioneer Middle School serves 255 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 53% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pioneer 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Pioneer Middle School's student population of 255 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pioneer Middle School is 0.33, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank#1447 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
79%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePioneer School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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