Shenandoah Middle School

601 Dr. Creighton Circle
Shenandoah, IA 51601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 322 students in grades 5-8, Shenandoah Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 322 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : Bottom 50% in IA
  • : 63% (Btm 50%)
  • : 74% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Shenandoah Middle School's student population of 322 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Shenandoah Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Shenandoah Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#644 out of 1233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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63%
64%
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74%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shenandoah Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Shenandoah Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
91%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.17
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shenandoah Middle School's ranking?
Shenandoah Middle School is ranked #644 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
How many students attend Shenandoah Middle School?
322 students attend Shenandoah Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Shenandoah Middle School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shenandoah Middle School?
Shenandoah Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Shenandoah Middle School offer ?
Shenandoah Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Shenandoah Middle School part of?
Shenandoah Middle School is part of Shenandoah Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 322 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 63% (Btm 50%)
  • : 74% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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