Frontier Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
22110 108th Avenue East
Graham, WA 98338
Phone
(253) 683-8300
District
BETHEL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PIERCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
722
Classroom Teachers
32

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

5

(10 is best)

Better than 43.9% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Frontier Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 53
Proficiency in Reading 53 56
Proficiency in Math 49 49

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 56
Proficiency in Reading 53 61
Proficiency in Math 45 51

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 54
Proficiency in Reading 58 60
Proficiency in Math 46.6 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.26
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.48
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 239 33.1%
Grade 7 244 33.8%
Grade 8 239 33.1%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Total 722 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.5% 63.7% 61.3%
Black 3.8% 8.8% 4.8%
Hispanic 12.3% 17.5% 24.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.4% 8.6% 8.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.0% 1.4% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.1% 46.8% 45.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 35.5% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 11.3% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 107,972 7,405,743
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 568.2 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.8% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.5% 34.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.7% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 10.3% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 36,365 2,755,697
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.4% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.6% 34.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.2% 14.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.2% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.1% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 25.5% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.9% 16.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.8% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 7.3% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,207 $94,897,575 42.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $756 $13,778,100 6.1%
Staff $765 $13,942,125 6.2%
General Administration $57 $1,038,825 0.5%
School Administration $585 $10,661,625 4.7%
Operation $814 $14,835,150 6.6%
Transportation $557 $10,151,325 4.5%
Other $381 $6,943,725 3.1%
Total Support $3,915 $71,350,875 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,265 $59,504,625 26.4%
Total Expenditures $12,387 $225,753,075 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,759 $6,259,158,595 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $678 $737,036,335 5.8%
Staff $617 $670,955,141 5.3%
General Administration $113 $122,430,438 1.0%
School Administration $591 $642,770,255 5.0%
Operation $888 $964,992,078 7.6%
Transportation $398 $432,557,608 3.4%
Other $409 $444,275,544 3.5%
Total Support $3,694 $4,015,067,646 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,302 $2,501,695,451 19.6%
Total Expenditures $11,754 $12,776,003,647 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%