Pacific Middle School



Pacific Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pacific Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 369
8 342
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pacific Middle School is a public high school of the Highline School District located in Des Moines, WA. It has 711 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.9 to 1.

Total Students: 711
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.68

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Pacific Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 378
(53%)
4,391
(53%)
 Female 333
(47%)
3,902
(47%)

Pacific Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 270
(38%)
2,306
(28%)
 Hispanic 194
(27%)
2,771
(33%)
 Asian 81
(11%)
1,267
(15%)
 Black 74
(10%)
847
(10%)
 Two or More 58
(8%)
712
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 25
(4%)
300
(4%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
90
(1%)

Pacific Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 349
(49%)
4,645
(56%)
 Not Eligible 292
(41%)
2,778
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(10%)
870
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Pacific Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.9%) is higher than the state average of 40.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Pacific Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 750
2006 679
2007 694
2008 726
2009 685
2010 688
2011 680
2012 711

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 N/A
2007 24.4
2008 25.6
2009 19.6
2010 18.7
2011 20.6
2012 19.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.496
2006 0.44624447717231
2007 0.4207492795389
2008 0.46005509641873
2009 0.51240875912409
2010 0.46656976744186
2011 0.57941176470588
2012 0.58931082981716

Compare Pacific Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,947.5% 19.5:1
 
1,990.0% 19.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 58.9%
 

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