Washington Middle School

  • Washington Middle School serves 841 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Middle School's student population of 841 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students841 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Middle School is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6595 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
88%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
9%
24%
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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 CA.
Diversity Score0.220.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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 California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Habra City Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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This school is amazing and I will miss it sooo much! I am currently and 8th grader, going into Sonora and I was at WMS since 6th grade. It's like my second home!
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