Islander Middle School

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8225 Se 72nd St

Mercer Island, WA 98040

(206) 236-3413

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,011

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

25 Parent Reviews for Islander Middle School

This is my first year here (6th grade) and I really love it. i am excited to be with this school all through 8th grade. My teachers are amazing and they are so fun to talk to. Sometimes i think the principals can get a little grumpy, but doesn't everyone? I also think that about the front office. I really ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/24/14

IMS is the mixing bowl for the three feeder elementary schools. It's very a very social time for my son and the number of his friends has ballooned as the children cluster around their own activities, clubs and school sports. The 6th grade class is divided into 3 teams and the teachers are much less ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/01/14

Many of the teachers are very good, but what really sets this school apart is the Principals. Both of them are supportive and fair. As a new student, my kid had numerous issues in 6th grade. The principals offered guidance and fought for him every step of the way, encouraging his strengths and molding ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/31/13

They care - they genuinely care - about each and every child - the teachers are amazing and the principles and support staff are too - It is truly a wonderful environment for children to go and learn in each and everyday

Posted by a parent on 10/12/10

The principal supports high standards for quality teaching that is sensitive the needs of the students. There are a number of superb teachers and programs. Very good Gifted program.

Posted by a parent on 04/24/10

We are so pleased with the Principal and her support staff! An awesome and caring group of professionals!

Posted by a parent on 03/14/10

New administration is excellent and always striving for improvement. Parent involvement is over the top and teachers are dedicated and communicative. Can be competitive environment on many levels--but much excellence to be found here.

Posted by a parent on 03/23/09

I like this school very much although some of the people can be kind of mean and intimidating. Most of the people are awesome though and i do have a lot of great friends. The teachers are very nice too, and they care about your grades. I do think that this chool has room for improvment.

Posted by a student on 02/12/09

i am a new student in IMS and every one has been very kind help full and inclusive. the teachers are great and are always read to help. on my first day i got shown to all my classes and had lots of fun. Go Islander Gators

Posted by a student on 01/07/09

I love this school. There are lots of good teachers, and it is very challenging

Posted by a student on 11/21/08

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Test scores for Islander Middle School

MSP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Islander Middle School
Mercer Island School District
* In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Mercer Island schools — Islander Middle School is located at 8225 Se 72nd St, Mercer Island WA 98040. 8225 Se 72nd St is in the 98040 ZIP code in Mercer Island, WA The school district for Islander Middle School is the Mercer Island School District. Islander Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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