Tumwater Middle School

6335 Littlerock Road Sw
Olympia, WA 98512
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Tumwater Middle School serves 711 students in grades 6-8.
Tumwater Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Tumwater Middle School's student population of 711 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Tumwater Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Tumwater Middle School is 0.49, which is less 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
#534 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
4%
8%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
70%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTumwater School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tumwater Middle School is Gravity High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Secondary Options (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peter G Schmidt Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olympia Gravity High School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 11-13 | 391 students
    0.4 miles
    6005 Tyee Dr. Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 426-1200
    0.4 11-13 391
  • Olympia Tumwater High School Math: 49% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,257 student
    0.7 miles
    700 Israel Road
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 709-7600
    0.7 9-12 1,257
  • Olympia New Market High School Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 74 students
    0.8 miles
    7299 New Market Street Sw
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 570-4500
    0.8 10-12 74
  • Olympia New Market Skills Center Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12 | 13 students
    0.8 miles
    7299 New Market Street Sw
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 570-4500
    0.8 11-12 13
  • Olympia Peter G Schmidt Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 596 students
    0.8 miles
    237 Dennis Street Se
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 709-7200
    0.8 K-5 596

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