Washington Middle School

1505 N. Marengo Ave.

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

Tel: (626)396-5830
  • Washington Middle School serves 527 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 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 527 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students527 students
Gender %Washington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Students by GradeWashington Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.28 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 Ratio23:124:1
Hispanic
84%
54%
Black
14%
6%
White
2%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsWashington Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.280.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,377 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $10,991. 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 $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed18,3771,564
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$17 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,961$10,991
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,532$11,482
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: K-5 | 588 students
    0.2 miles
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    (626)396-5840
    0.2 K-5 588
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    Grades: 6-12 | 414 students
    0.7 miles
    575 W. Altadena Dr.
    Altadena, CA 91001
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    Grades: K-5 | 193 students
    0.9 miles
    524 Palisade St.
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    (626)396-5670
    0.9 K-5 193
  • Pasadena John Muir High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 902 students
    0.9 miles
    1905 N. Lincoln Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    (626)396-5600
    0.9 9-12 902
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    Grades: K-5 | 489 students
    0.9 miles
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    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)396-5780
    0.9 K-5 489

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.