East Buchanan Middle School

414 5th St North
Winthrop, IA 50682
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 80 students in grades 7-8, East Buchanan Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 68%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 80 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Bottom 50% in IA
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

East Buchanan Middle School's student population of 80 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
80 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

East Buchanan Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,221 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of East Buchanan Middle School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#715 out of 1221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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60-64%
64%
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65-69%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
94%
73%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Buchanan Middle School's ranking?
East Buchanan Middle School is ranked #715 out of 1,221 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
How many students attend East Buchanan Middle School?
80 students attend East Buchanan Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of East Buchanan Middle School students are White, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Buchanan Middle School?
East Buchanan Middle School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does East Buchanan Middle School offer ?
East Buchanan Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is East Buchanan Middle School part of?
East Buchanan Middle School is part of East Buchanan Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 80 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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