Indianola Middle School

  • Indianola Middle School serves 799 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Indianola Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Indianola Middle School's student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students799 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Indianola Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Indianola Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Indianola Middle School is 0.15, 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#464 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
92%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Indianola Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.150.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indianola Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianola Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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