Tahoma Middle School

  • Tahoma Middle School serves 594 students in grades 6-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (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 76% (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

  • Tahoma Middle School's student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tahoma Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tahoma Middle School is 0.35, 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#305 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
80%
55%
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Two or more races
7%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tahoma Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.350.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTahoma School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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