Washington Academic Middle School

1705 Tenth St.
Sanger, CA 93657
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Academic Middle School serves 1,907 students in grades 6-8.
Washington Academic Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Washington Academic Middle School's student population of 1,907 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,907 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Academic Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Academic Middle School is 0.33, 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 (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5222 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
81%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
7%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanger Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Academic Middle School is Valley Rop (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kings River High (Continuation School) (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sanger Valley Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.2 miles
    1305 Q St.
    Sanger, CA 93657
    (559) 876-2122
    0.2 9-12 n/a
  • Sanger Kings River High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 94 students
    0.3 miles
    1801 Seventh St.
    Sanger, CA 93657
    (559) 524-6490
    0.3 7-12 94
  • Sanger Lincoln Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 386 students
    0.3 miles
    1700 14th St.
    Sanger, CA 93657
    (559) 524-6370
    0.3 K-5 386
  • Sanger Taft High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 85 students
    0.3 miles
    1801 Seventh St.
    Sanger, CA 93657
    (559) 524-6490
    0.3 K-12 85
  • Sanger Sanger Academy Charter Charter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 616 students
    0.4 miles
    2207 Ninth St.
    Sanger, CA 93657
    (559) 524-6840
    0.4 K-8 616

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