1105 S Story
Rock Rapids, IA 51246
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Central Lyon Middle School serves 232 students in grades 5-8.
Central Lyon Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 232 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Central Lyon Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Central Lyon Middle School's student population of 232 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Central Lyon Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Central Lyon Middle School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#350 out of 1227 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
93%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 232 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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