Washington Middle School

  • Washington Middle School serves 761 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Washington Middle School operates within the Yakima School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 761 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 761 students
Washington Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Washington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Washington Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Washington 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 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Washington Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Washington Middle School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Asian
n/a
7%
Washington Middle School Asian Students (1988-2007)
Hispanic
95%
22%
Washington Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
4%
Washington Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
4%
57%
Washington Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Washington Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
7%
Washington Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Washington Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.40
Washington Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
90%
39%
Washington Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Washington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Yakima School District's student population of 16,050 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,306 is higher than the state average of $12,785. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,947 is higher than the state average of $12,256. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Yakima School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 16,050 923
Yakima School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $209 MM $12 MM
Yakima School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $219 MM $11 MM
Yakima School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,306 $12,785
Yakima School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,947 $12,256
Yakima School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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