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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 31 public middle schools in Yakima County, WA, serving 13,195 students.
  • Yakima County, WA public middle school have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Washington public middle school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 59% statewide average). Middle schools in Yakima County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Washington public middle schools.
  • The top ranked public middle schools in Yakima County, WA are Yakima Online, Union Gap School and West Valley Junior High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Washington public middle school average of 44% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Washington public middle school average of 19:1.

Top Yakima County Public Middle Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Computer Academy Toppenish High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    143 Ward Rd
    Toppenish, WA 98948
    (509)865-3377

    Grades: 6-12 | 134 students
  • Discovery Lab School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2810 Castlevale Rd
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)573-5400

    Grades: 1-8 | 213 students
  • East Valley Central Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2010 Beaudry Rd
    Yakima, WA 98901
    (509)573-7500

    Grades: 6-8 | 772 students
  • Franklin Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    410 S 19th Ave
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)573-2100

    Grades: 6-8 | 836 students
  • Grandview Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1401 W 2nd St
    Grandview, WA 98930
    (509)882-8600

    Grades: 6-8 | 860 students
  • Granger Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    501 Bailey Avenue
    Granger, WA 98932
    (509)854-1003

    Grades: 5-8 | 465 students
  • Harrison Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    810 S. 16th Street
    Sunnyside, WA 98944
    (509)837-3601

    Grades: 6-8 | 920 students
  • Highland Junior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    17000 Summitview
    Cowiche, WA 98923
    (509)678-7268

    Grades: 7-8 | 197 students
  • Juvenile Detention Center Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1728 Jerome Ave
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)574-2055

    Grades: 5-12 | 30 students
  • Lewis & Clark Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1114 W Pierce St
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)573-2200

    Grades: 6-8 | 876 students
  • Mabton Junior Senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 B St.
    Mabton, WA 98935
    (509)894-4951

    Grades: 7-12 | 363 students
  • Mount Adams Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    541 Signal Peak Road
    White Swan, WA 98952
    (509)874-2324

    Grades: 7-8 | 132 students
  • Naches Valley Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    32 Shafer Avenue
    Naches, WA 98937
    (509)653-2725

    Grades: 5-8 | 397 students
  • Pace Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    310 S. Wasco Avenue
    Wapato, WA 98951
    (509)877-6138

    Grades: 6-12 | 80 students
  • Ridgeview Group Home
    1726 Jerome Avenue
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)573-5581

    Grades: 7-12 | 3 students
  • Selah Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    308 W Naches Ave
    Selah, WA 98942
    (509)698-8062

    Grades: 8-12 | 83 students
  • Selah Homelink Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    308 W Naches Ave
    Selah, WA 98942
    (509)698-8060

    Grades: K-8 | 25 students
  • Selah Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    411 North First Street
    Selah, WA 98942
    (509)698-8400

    Grades: 6-8 | 826 students
  • Sierra Vista Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    916 N. 16 Street
    Sunnyside, WA 98944
    (509)836-4157

    Grades: 6-8 | 705 students
  • Toppenish Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    104 Goldendale Avenue
    Toppenish, WA 98948
    (509)865-2730

    Grades: 6-8 | 897 students
  • Union Gap School Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3201 South 4th Street
    Yakima, WA 98903
    (509)248-3966

    Grades: PK-8 | 604 students
  • Wapato Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1309 Kateri Lane
    Wapato, WA 98951
    (509)877-2173

    Grades: 6-8 | 831 students
  • Washington Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    510 S 9th St
    Yakima, WA 98901
    (509)573-2300

    Grades: 6-8 | 801 students
  • West Valley Junior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7505 Zier Rd
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509)972-5800

    Grades: 7-8 | 832 students
  • West Valley Virtual Academy 7-8
    9800 Zier Rd
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509)972-5603

    Grades: 7-8 | n/a students
  • Wilson Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    902 S 44th Ave
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509)573-2400

    Grades: 6-8 | 864 students
  • Yakama Nation Tribal School
    P.o. Box 151
    Toppenish, WA 98948
    (509)865-4778

    Grades: 8-12 | 145 students
  • Yakima Adult Jail
    111 North Front Street
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)573-5581

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Yakima Online Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank: Top 30%
    104 N 4th Ave
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)573-5580

    Grades: 6-12 | 75 students
  • Yakima Satellite Alternative Programs Alternative School
    1120 S. 18th St.
    Yakima, WA 98902
    (509)573-5580

    Grades: 8-12 | 22 students
  • Zillah Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1301 Cutler Way
    Zillah, WA 98953
    (509)829-5511

    Grades: 7-8 | 207 students
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