Evans Middle School

  • Evans Middle School serves 990 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Evans Middle School's student population of 990 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students990 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Evans Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Evans Middle School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#1078 out of 1,252 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Evans Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Evans Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
25%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Evans Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Evans Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
64%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Evans Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Evans Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.530.25
This chart display the diversity score of Evans Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Evans Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Evans Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOttumwa Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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