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    Horizon Middle School

    Location Address:
    2671 Thornton Rd Ferndale, Washington 98248 Phone Number: 3603839850
    Mailing Address:
    2671 Thornton Rd Ferndale, WA 98248
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Ferndale School District 502 State Agency ID 37502
    School Type Regular School State School ID 4554
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 53073
    County Whatcom Locale Rural
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Not Title I Eligible School
    School Level Middle School School-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered 07 Magnet School?
    School Highest Grade Offered 08 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 179 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 53
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 232 Migrant Students Not Available
    Total Students 403 Student Teacher Ratio 16.6
    Horizon Middle School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 194
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 209
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 403
    Horizon Middle School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 36 33 69
    Asian/Pacific Islander 2 1 3
    Hispanic 17 15 32
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 0 4 4
    White (Non-Hispanic) 155 140 295