Clarinda Middle School

305 E. Glenn Miller Dr.
Clarinda, IA 51632
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Clarinda Middle School serves 322 students in grades 5-8.
Clarinda 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is lower 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 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Clarinda Middle School's student population of 322 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

Clarinda Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Clarinda Middle School is 0.17, 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
#1045 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
91%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarinda Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Clarinda Middle School is Clarinda High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clarinda Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garfield Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clarinda Garfield Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 452 students
    0.1 miles
    901 S. 15th
    Clarinda, IA 51632
    (712) 542-4510
    0.1 PK-4 452
  • Clarinda Clarinda High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
    1.0 miles
    100 N. Cardinal Drive
    Clarinda, IA 51632
    (712) 542-5167
    1 9-12 286
  • Clarinda Clarinda Academy Math: <50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 50 students
    1.8 miles
    1820 N 16th
    Clarinda, IA 51632
    (712) 542-3103
    1.8 7-12 50
  • College Springs South Page Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 88 students
    8.7 miles
    606 Iowa Ave
    College Springs, IA 51637
    (712) 582-3212
    8.7 PK-6 88
  • College Springs South Page Senior High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 57 students
    8.7 miles
    606 Iowa Ave
    College Springs, IA 51637
    (712) 582-3211
    8.7 7-12 57

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