Sierra Vista Middle School

  • Sierra Vista Middle School serves 689 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (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 38% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Sierra Vista Middle School's student population of 689 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students689 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Sierra Vista Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sierra Vista Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sierra Vista Middle School is 0.15, which is less 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#1977 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sierra Vista Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sierra Vista 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 Ratio20:119:1
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Hispanic
92%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sierra Vista Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
7%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra Vista Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.150.41
This chart display the diversity score of Sierra Vista Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Vista Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunnyside School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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