Iowa Connections Academy Middle School

  • Iowa Connections Academy Middle School serves 121 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Iowa Connections Academy Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Iowa Connections Academy Middle School's student population of 121 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students121 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Iowa Connections Academy Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Iowa Connections Academy Middle School is 0.36, 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#861 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
11%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
79%
76%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCAM Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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