Norwell Middle School

1100 E Us 224
Ossian, IN 46777
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Norwell Middle School serves 595 students in grades 6-8.
Norwell Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Norwell Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Norwell Middle School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Norwell Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Norwell Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#514 out of 1762 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
91%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.170.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthern Wells Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Norwell Middle School is Norwell High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluffton-harrison Middle School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lancaster Central School (3.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ossian Norwell High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 802 students
    0.0 miles
    1100 E Us 224
    Ossian, IN 46777
    (260) 543-2213
    0 9-12 802
  • Bluffton Lancaster Central School Math: 76% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
    3.7 miles
    3240 E 300 N
    Bluffton, IN 46714
    (260) 565-3135
    3.7 PK-5 527
  • Ossian Ossian Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
    3.9 miles
    213 S Jefferson
    Ossian, IN 46777
    (260) 622-4179
    3.9 K-5 552
  • Bluffton Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 676 students
    7.4 miles
    1100 E Spring St
    Bluffton, IN 46714
    (260) 824-0333
    7.4 K-4 676
  • Bluffton Bluffton High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 442 students
    7.6 miles
    1 Tiger Trl
    Bluffton, IN 46714
    (260) 824-3724
    7.6 9-12 442

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