Bettendorf Middle School

  • Bettendorf Middle School serves 1,058 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Bettendorf Middle School operates within the Bettendorf Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1058 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,058 students
Bettendorf Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Bettendorf Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Bettendorf Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Bettendorf Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Bettendorf Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a n/a
Bettendorf Middle School American Indian Students (2006-2011)
Asian
2%
2%
Bettendorf Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
8%
10%
Bettendorf Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
5%
Bettendorf Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
79%
78%
Bettendorf Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bettendorf Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Bettendorf Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Bettendorf Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.37 0.22
Bettendorf Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
23%
34%
Bettendorf Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
6%
7%
Bettendorf Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bettendorf Community School District's student population of 4,479 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,422 in this district is less than the state average of $13,242. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,946 is less than the state average of $12,536. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Bettendorf Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 4,479 673
Bettendorf Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $9 MM
Bettendorf Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $51 MM $8 MM
Bettendorf Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,422 $13,242
Bettendorf Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,946 $12,536
Bettendorf Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BettendorfGrant Wood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
    0.6 miles
    1423 Hillside Dr
    BettendorfIA 52722
    (563)359-8277
    0.6PK-5348
  • BettendorfMark Twain Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
    0.6 miles
    1620 Lincoln Rd
    BettendorfIA 52722
    (563)359-8263
    0.6PK-5304
  • Bettendorf Herbert Hoover Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 407 students
    0.7 miles
    3223 South Hampton Drive
    BettendorfIA 52722
    (563)332-8636
    0.7KG-5407
  • BettendorfBettendorf High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1467 students
    0.8 miles
    3333 18th Street
    BettendorfIA 52722
    (563)332-7001
    0.89-121467
  • BettendorfRiverdale Heights Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 642 students
    1 miles
    2125 Devils Glen Rd
    BettendorfIA 52722
    (563)332-0525
    1KG-6642

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