Washington Middle School

510 South 9th St, Yakima, WA 98901 | (509) 573-2301
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 732
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 510 S 9th St, Yakima, WA 98901
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Yakima School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,670
  • Graduation Rate: 51.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.5
  • Enrolled Students: 14,834

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 732
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 354 (48.4%)
  • Females: 378 (51.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 30 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 664 (90.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 694 (94.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Washington Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian223.0%
Black101.4%
Asian20.3%
Hispanic64788.4%
White517.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Washington Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade24833.9%
7th Grade24833.9%
8th Grade23632.2%
Source: WA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Washington Middle School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on MSP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

MSP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201014.1%32.3%51.9%
200913.8%21.7%50.9%
 
Reading Test
201030.7%48.3%64.6%
200947.5%65.0%72.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201017.9%34.7%55.3%
200931.3%31.5%51.8%
 
Reading Test
201035.0%50.0%63.4%
200940.4%50.1%59.3%
 
Writing Test
201047.9%58.4%70.3%
200952.5%65.2%69.8%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201030.0%43.2%51.6%
200921.9%32.0%50.8%
 
Reading Test
201056.1%62.2%69.4%
200946.8%60.5%67.5%
 
Science Test
201017.8%28.7%54.5%
20099.9%25.1%51.1%
 
Source: WA Department of Education 2009-2010

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