Sacajawea Middle School

  • Sacajawea Middle School serves 718 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (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 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Sacajawea Middle School's student population of 718 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students718 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sacajawea Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sacajawea 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#1419 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sacajawea Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
35%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sacajawea Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
4%
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White
23%
55%
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Hawaiian
8%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sacajawea Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.790.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFederal Way School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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