Clarke Middle School School

  • Clarke Middle School School serves 213 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 66% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Clarke Middle School 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 18:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Clarke Middle School School's student population of 213 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students213 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clarke Middle School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clarke Middle School School is 0.48, 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#1014 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
23%
11%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
70%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarke Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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