Stanwood Middle School

  • Stanwood Middle School serves 479 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Stanwood Middle School's student population of 479 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stanwood Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stanwood Middle School is 0.34, 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#1013 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
80%
55%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score0.340.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStanwood-Camano School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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