Washington Middle School

  • Washington Middle School serves 635 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Middle School's student population of 635 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students635 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#74 out of 573 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
6%
11%
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
87%
79%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.240.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMissoula Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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