Mvao Middle School

  • Mvao Middle School serves 151 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mvao 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 student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Mvao Middle School's student population of 151 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 71% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mvao 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 Mvao Middle School is 0.12, 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#922 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
94%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mvao Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.120.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mvao Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaple Valley-Anthon Oto Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Could be better. Some teachers are real cool but others are not so much. Some classes I don`t learn much at all. No diversity whatsoever and no prep for high school.
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Awesome school ever All teachers are pretty cool
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