Washington Middle School

401 E Fourteenth Street
Washington, MO 63090
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Washington Middle School serves 594 students in grades 7-8.
Washington Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 594 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Washington Middle School's student population of 594 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Middle School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#580 out of 2092 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
95%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Washington Middle School's ranking?
Washington Middle School is ranked #580 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Washington Middle School often compared to?
Washington Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Union Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Washington Middle School?
594 students attend Washington Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Washington Middle School students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington Middle School?
Washington Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Washington Middle School offer ?
Washington Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Washington Middle School part of?
Washington Middle School is part of Washington School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 594 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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