Marshalltown Comm School District

1002 South 3rd Ave.
Marshalltown, IA 50158-3987
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Marshalltown Comm School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Iowa for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public middle schools serving 964 students in Marshalltown Comm School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Iowa.
Public Middle Schools in Marshalltown Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Iowa public middle school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 69% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Iowa public middle school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
10 Schools
377 Schools
# Students
5,024 Students
132,074 Students
# Teachers
360 Teachers
9,097 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Marshalltown Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 327 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IA)
#313 out of 327 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marshalltown Comm   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marshalltown Comm   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
52%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marshalltown Comm   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marshalltown Comm   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.61
0.42
# American Indian Students
29 Students
712 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
390 Students
2,838 Students
% Asian Students
8%
2%
# Hispanic Students
2,715 Students
14,938 Students
% Hispanic Students
54%
11%
# Black Students
175 Students
7,717 Students
% Black Students
3%
6%
# White Students
1,554 Students
99,474 Students
% White Students
31%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
576 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
155 Students
5,807 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
203
176
# Students in K Grade:
348
240
# Students in 1st Grade:
342
254
# Students in 2nd Grade:
324
259
# Students in 3rd Grade:
330
261
# Students in 4th Grade:
356
698
# Students in 5th Grade:
345
5,475
# Students in 6th Grade:
363
25,470
# Students in 7th Grade:
418
37,347
# Students in 8th Grade:
424
38,760
# Students in 9th Grade:
401
8,432
# Students in 10th Grade:
389
5,038
# Students in 11th Grade:
385
4,923
# Students in 12th Grade:
396
4,741
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,620 is higher than the state median of $16,392. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,349 is less than the state median of $15,968. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue
$84 MM
$8,262 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marshalltown Comm   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$72 MM
$8,048 MM
This chart display total spending of Marshalltown Comm   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,620
$16,392
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marshalltown Comm   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,349
$15,968
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marshalltown Comm   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Marshalltown Comm School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
B R Miller Middle School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
125 S 11th St
Marshalltown, IA 50158
(641) 754-1110
Grades: 7-8
| 814 students
Rank: n/an/a
1002 South 3rd Avenue
Marshalltown, IA 50158
(641) 754-1000
Grades: PK-12
| 150 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 10 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,024 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • : 84% (Btm 50% in IA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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