Washington Middle School

  • Washington Middle School serves 1,090 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Washington 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Washington Middle School's student population of 1,090 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,090 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Washington Middle School is 0.29, 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#4882 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
84%
54%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
1%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.290.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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