Graettinger-terril Middle School

205 S Lincoln Ave
Graettinger, IA 51342
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 78 students in grades 6-8, Graettinger-terril 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 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 78 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Bottom 50% in IA
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Graettinger-terril Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Graettinger-terril Middle School's student population of 78 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Graettinger-terril 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 Graettinger-terril Middle School is 0.15, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IA)
#887 out of 1221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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55-59%
64%
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60-64%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
92%
73%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Graettinger-terril Middle School's ranking?
Graettinger-terril Middle School is ranked #887 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?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
How many students attend Graettinger-terril Middle School?
78 students attend Graettinger-terril Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Graettinger-terril Middle School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Graettinger-terril Middle School?
Graettinger-terril Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Graettinger-terril Middle School offer ?
Graettinger-terril Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Graettinger-terril Middle School part of?
Graettinger-terril Middle School is part of Graettinger-Terril Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 78 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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