Washington Middle School

740 Olive Ave, Vista, CA 92083 | (760) 724-7115
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 720
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4 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1234 Arcadia Ave., Vista, CA 92084
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Vista Unified School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,756
  • Graduation Rate: 93.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 19.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 21.3
  • Enrolled Students: 26,083

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 720
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 366 (50.8%)
  • Females: 354 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 89 (12.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 538 (74.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 627 (87.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Washington Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Washington Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade23933.2%
7th Grade23031.9%
8th Grade25034.7%
9th Grade10.1%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.2%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 50.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.0
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4

4 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Washington Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 02, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i go to wms and they are not bad at all their standerds are high but also they help stundents who are behind to catch up and the food is the same to where ever you go and the principal is a good guy who is making the school better little by little so please dont trash our school
  • Reviewed by Student on April 11, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Im an actual student from WMS! I know all that people say is bad but were getting better with our new principal we havn't really gotten fights, he put stricter rules, and trust me nobody really wants to mess with him. All the teachers are putting their best to show us all that we need to know. I bet there are worsts schools. Just because we have a bad reputation that doesn't mean we still are doing things wrong. Its not all our fault we also need parents help. If parents don't help who is? A stranger! No! Im happy with this new principal because by little by little he is making the school better he has done a lot of things for example we got our walls painted! Now it looks better! About the food all the parents shouldn't be judging us because we eat the same food other school eat and why are you guys only trowing dirt at us? And why not the other schools! So please if your gonna be saying bad compliments first check that were not improving and then say them ok!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 09, 2007
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • lack of good food, poor condition of restroom needs 2 upgrade a lot

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