306 Park Street
Garwin, IA 50632
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Gmg Secondary School serves 229 students in grades 7-12.
Gmg Secondary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Gmg Secondary School's student population of 229 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Gmg Secondary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gmg Secondary School is 0.17, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#603 out of 1227 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
91%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 229 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in IA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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