Mount Pleasant Middle School

414 N Adams
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mount Pleasant Middle School serves 426 students in grades 6-8.
Mount Pleasant 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mount Pleasant Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Mount Pleasant Middle School's student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant Middle School is 0.40, 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
#1053 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
77%
76%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.400.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Pleasant Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Pleasant Middle School is Wisdomquest Education Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New London Junior Senior High School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harlan Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Pleasant Wisdomquest Education Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 30 students
    0.3 miles
    400 E Madison St
    Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
    (319) 385-7709
    0.3 9-12 30
  • Mount Pleasant Harlan Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 248 students
    0.5 miles
    1001 N. Main
    Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
    (319) 385-7762
    0.5 K-5 248
  • Mount Pleasant Van Allen Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 327 students
    0.5 miles
    801 E Henry
    Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
    (319) 385-7771
    0.5 PK-5 327
  • Mount Pleasant Lincoln Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 272 students
    0.6 miles
    501 S Corkhill
    Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
    (319) 385-7765
    0.6 K-5 272
  • Mount Pleasant Mount Pleasant High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 597 students
    2.0 miles
    2104 S. Grand Avenue
    Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
    (319) 385-7700
    2 9-12 597

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