Interstate 35 Middle School (Closed 2014)

445 East North St
Truro, IA 50257
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Interstate 35 Middle School served 206 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 65% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 72% (which was equal to the Iowa state average of 72%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
65%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
72%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Interstate 35 Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
95%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Interstate 35 Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Interstate 35 Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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