Central City Middle School

  • Central City Middle School serves 104 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central City Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Central City Middle School's student population of 104 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students104 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central City Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central City Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#790 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio35:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
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11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
95%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral City Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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