Washington Middle School

1505 N. Marengo Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91103
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (626)396-5830
  • Washington Middle School serves 513 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Washington Middle School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 513 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students513 students
Washington Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Washington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Washington Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeWashington Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:124:1
Washington Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Washington Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Washington Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Washington Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Washington Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWashington Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.41
Washington Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Washington Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Washington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,478 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,532 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed18,4781,597
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$17 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,961$10,238
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,532$10,739
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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