Central Lyon Middle School

  • Central Lyon Middle School serves 177 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher 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 Lyon Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Central Lyon Middle School's student population of 177 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Lyon Middle School is ranked within the top 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 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Lyon Middle School is 0.11, 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#501 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
96%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.110.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Lyon Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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