Washington Academic Middle School

1705 Tenth St.
Sanger, CA 93657
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Academic Middle School serves 1,474 students in grades 7-8.
Washington Academic Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Washington Academic Middle School's student population of 1,474 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
1,474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
67 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Academic Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Academic Middle School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2938 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
12%
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Hispanic
73%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
7%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
23%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Washington Academic Middle School's ranking?
Washington Academic Middle School is ranked #2938 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Washington Academic Middle School?
1,474 students attend Washington Academic Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Washington Academic Middle School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, 7% of students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington Academic Middle School?
Washington Academic Middle School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Washington Academic Middle School offer ?
Washington Academic Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Washington Academic Middle School part of?
Washington Academic Middle School is part of Sanger Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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