Charles City Middle School

  • Charles City Middle School serves 486 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 65% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Charles 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • Charles City Middle School's student population of 486 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles 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 diversity score of Charles City Middle School is 0.42, which is more 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#1076 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
75%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.420.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharles City Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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