Fall Creek Valley Middle School

  • Fall Creek Valley Middle School serves 1,238 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fall Creek Valley Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Fall Creek Valley Middle School's student population of 1,238 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,238 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fall Creek Valley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fall Creek Valley Middle School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1404 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
12%
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Black
44%
12%
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White
27%
69%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fall Creek Valley Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.690.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D Lawrence Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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