3820 Harry Langdon Blvd.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Lewis Central Middle School serves 716 students in grades 6-8.
Lewis Central 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 74% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lewis Central Middle School's student population of 716 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Lewis Central 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 Lewis Central Middle School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#529 out of 1227 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
10%
12%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
84%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29

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