Central Springs Middle School

  • Central Springs Middle School serves 300 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (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 78% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Springs 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 19:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Central Springs Middle School's student population of 300 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Springs 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 diversity score of Central Springs Middle School is 0.15, 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#478 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
92%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Springs Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.150.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Springs Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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