6501 S 10th St
Tacoma, WA 98465
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Stewart serves 531 students in grades 6-8.
Stewart 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Stewart ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Stewart's student population of 531 students has grown by 61% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
531 students
This chart display total students of Stewart by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Stewart
Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Stewart by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Stewart by grade.

School Rankings

Stewart is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Stewart is 0.79, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1782 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Stewart, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stewart 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stewart 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Stewart and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Stewart and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Stewart and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Stewart and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
18%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Stewart and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
28%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Stewart and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Stewart and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Stewart and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stewart.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.79
This chart display the diversity score of Stewart and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Stewart and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stewart and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Went here before it got modernized. School was great, the teachers were really cool, and it should be even greater with the new remake.
- Posted by
5  
This is a very good school in a academic way I personaly have a 4.0 grade average and I have a feeling if I went to a different school I would be doing a little worse.
- Posted by

Review Stewart. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
New Study Confirms That Private Schools Are No Better Than Public Schools
New Study Confirms That Private Schools Are No Better Than Public Schools
The results of a new study show that private school education may be no better than public school education. Keep reading to learn more about this study and to learn how to make the right choice between private and public school education for your child.
Parents Refuse Common Core Testing
Parents Refuse Common Core Testing
Parents nationwide are opting out of state testing. Hoping to send a message to lawmakers, they are refusing to allow their children to take standardized tests.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.79 (Top 5%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links