Norwell Middle School

  • Norwell Middle School serves 592 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Norwell Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norwell Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norwell Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#611 out of 1769 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
92%
69%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norwell Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.150.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norwell Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthern Wells Community Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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