Washington Academic Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,722
Best Middle School in California
#567
 Rating 5 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Sanger Unified
Type Public
 Phone (559)524-7015
 Location 1705 Tenth St.
Sanger, CA 93657
Charter School No

Washington Academic Middle has an academic rating slightly above the average for California middle schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 567th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Washington Academic Middle student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White7%121
Black2%34
Hispanic78.9%1,358
Asian Pacific11%189
Native American Indian0.2%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%4
Two or more races0.8%13

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Lower 15.4%

81.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, Washington Academic Middle students are largely lower income and rank 1155th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade445
7th Grade632
8th Grade645
Total1,722

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
38%
Rank in California
567th
Rating
5 out of 10

Students at Washington Academic Middle scored an average 38% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is slightly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 42.3% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls36%45%
Boys35%35%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 64%*60% to 64%*
Black20% to 29%*30% to 39%*
Hispanic30%35%
Multiracialless than 50%*less than 50%*
White55% to 59%*55% to 59%*
With Disabilites6% to 9%*5% or less*
Limited English6% to 9%*5% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.3%72
Boys6.5%53
Girls2.3%19

Location

Washington Academic Middle
1705 Tenth St.
Sanger, CA
93657
(559)524-7015

6 out of 10 1

District

Sanger Unified
Sanger, CA