Sequoyah Middle School

3425 S 360th St
Auburn, WA 98001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sequoyah Middle School serves 578 students in grades 6-8.
Sequoyah 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 46% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) 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 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sequoyah Middle School's student population of 578 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Sequoyah 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 diversity score of Sequoyah Middle School is 0.81, 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 Testing Rank
#1784 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
13%
8%
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Hispanic
26%
23%
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Black
17%
4%
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White
25%
54%
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Hawaiian
5%
1%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.810.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFederal Way School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sequoyah Middle School is Todd Beamer High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Federal Way Public Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeland Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Auburn Lakeland Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    0.3 miles
    35827 32nd Av S
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253) 945-3000
    0.3 PK-5 435
  • Federal Way Rainier View Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
    0.6 miles
    3015 S 368th St
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253) 945-3700
    0.6 PK-5 523
  • Federal Way Todd Beamer High School Math: 28% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,606 student
    1.2 miles
    35999 16th Av S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253) 945-2570
    1.2 9-12 1,606
  • Pacific Alpac Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
    1.8 miles
    310 Milwaukee Blvd N
    Pacific, WA 98047
    (253) 931-4976
    1.8 PK-5 634
  • Federal Way Federal Way Public Academy Math: 64% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-10 | 309 students
    1.9 miles
    34620 9th Av S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253) 945-3270
    1.9 6-10 309

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