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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public middle schools managed by Tumwater School District serving 1,169 students in Olympia, Washington.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is more than the state average of 19:1.

Tumwater School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Olympia George Washington Bush Middle School
    2120 83rd Avenue Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360)709-7400

    Grades: 7-8 | 531 students
  • Olympia Secondary Options Alternative School
    7741 Littlerock Road Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360)709-7760

    Grades: 8-12 | 142 students
  • Olympia Thurs Co Juv Det/tumwater West E
    2801 32nd Avenue Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360)709-3198

    Grades: 6-12 | 15 students
  • Olympia Tumwater Middle School
    6335 Littlerock Road Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360)709-7500

    Grades: 7-8 | 481 students

Overview

School District NameTumwater School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,682 students
# of Teachers336 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
# of Male Students3,145 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students3,537 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.45
# of American Indian Students40 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students202 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students797 students
% Hispanic Students
12%
# of Black Students105 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students4,879 students
% White Students
73%
# of Hawaiian Students33 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students626 students
% of Two or more races Students
9%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:67
# of Students in Kindergarten:459
# of Students in 1st Grade:436
# of Students in 2nd Grade:459
# of Students in 3rd Grade:470
# of Students in 4th Grade:451
# of Students in 5th Grade:445
# of Students in 6th Grade:494
# of Students in 7th Grade:504
# of Students in 8th Grade:511
# of Students in 9th Grade:545
# of Students in 10th Grade:552
# of Students in 11th Grade:607
# of Students in 12th Grade:682
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Tumwater School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 293 school districts in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
61%
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Graduation Rate
86%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,647 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,981. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,841 is less than the state average of $13,157. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
Total Revenue$73 MM$12 MM
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Spending$68 MM$11 MM
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Revenue / Student$11,647$14,981
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Spending / Student$10,841$13,157
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tumwater School District and average spending per public school student in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Tumwater School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.45, which is higher than the Washington average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Tumwater Hill Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.