West Middle School

West Middle School serves 648 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 20%.
West Middle School operates within the Muscatine Community School District.

Overview

The student population of 648 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 648 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
22%
9%
Black
5%
5%
White
70%
80%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.21
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,284 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Muscatine Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 5,284 678
District Total Revenue $55 MM $7 MM
District Spending $55 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,015 $11,087
District Spending / Student $10,035 $10,614
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Muscatine High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Muscatine Mckinley Elementary School
    621 Kindler Ave
    MuscatineIA 52761
    (563)263-9049
    0 mi | 312 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MuscatineMuscatine High School
    2705 Cedar
    MuscatineIA 52761
    (563)263-6141
    0.5 mi | 1545 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Muscatine Washington Elementary School
    610 Maiden Ln
    MuscatineIA 52761
    (563)263-9135
    0.8 mi | 354 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MuscatineFranklin Elementary School
    210 Taylor St
    MuscatineIA 52761
    (563)263-5040
    1.1 mi | 288 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MuscatineMulberry Elementary School
    3211 Mulberry Ave
    MuscatineIA 52761
    (563)263-8143
    1.1 mi | 274 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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