Denver Middle School

540 Lincoln
Denver, IA 50622
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Denver Middle School serves 186 students in grades 6-8.
Denver Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Denver Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Denver Middle School's student population of 186 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Rankings

Denver Middle School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Denver Middle School is 0.04, 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
#4 out of 1232 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
90-94%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
90-94%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
98%
76%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenver Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Denver Middle School is Denver Senior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Janesville Junior-senior High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is K-5 Elementary School Lincoln Street Building (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver K-5 Elementary School Lincoln Street Building Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 379 students
    0.0 miles
    530 Lincoln
    Denver, IA 50622
    (319) 984-5611
    0 K-5 379
  • Denver Denver Senior High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 219 students
    0.1 miles
    541 E Eagle
    Denver, IA 50622
    (319) 984-5639
    0.1 9-12 219
  • Readlyn Readlyn Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 130 students
    5.9 miles
    200 E 4th St
    Readlyn, IA 50668
    (319) 279-3323
    5.9 PK-6 130
  • Janesville Janesville Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
    7.1 miles
    505 Barrick Rd
    Janesville, IA 50647
    (319) 987-2581
    7.1 PK-5 238
  • Janesville Janesville Junior-senior High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 194 students
    7.1 miles
    505 Barrick Rd
    Janesville, IA 50647
    (319) 987-2581
    7.1 6-12 194

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