Grinnell Community Middle School

132 East Street So.
Grinnell, IA 50112
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Grinnell Community Middle School serves 471 students in grades 5-8.
Grinnell Community Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (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 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grinnell Community Middle School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Grinnell Community Middle 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 Grinnell Community Middle School is 0.22, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#395 out of 1227 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
88%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrinnell-Newburg Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grinnell Community Middle School is Grinnell Community Senior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Marshall Middle School (10.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Davis Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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