Sioux Center Middle School

950 4th Ave Ne
Sioux Center, IA 51250
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Sioux Center Middle School serves 398 students in grades 5-8.
Sioux Center 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 73% (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 75% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sioux Center Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Sioux Center Middle School's student population of 398 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Sioux Center 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 Sioux Center Middle School is 0.51, which is more 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
#821 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
37%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
60%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux Center Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sioux Center Middle School is Sioux Center High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Boyden-hull High School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kinsey Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sioux Center Sioux Center High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 382 students
    0.1 miles
    550 9th St Ne
    Sioux Center, IA 51250
    (712) 722-2981
    0.1 9-12 382
  • Sioux Center Kinsey Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 571 students
    1.2 miles
    397 10th St Se
    Sioux Center, IA 51250
    (712) 722-1541
    1.2 PK-4 571
  • Hull Boyden-hull High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-12 | 317 students
    7.2 miles
    801 1st St
    Hull, IA 51239
    (712) 439-2440
    7.2 7-12 317
  • Orange City Orange City Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    7.8 miles
    312 1st St Nw
    Orange City, IA 51041
    (712) 737-4606
    7.8 PK-5 442
  • Orange City Moc-floyd Valley High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
    8.6 miles
    615 8th St Se
    Orange City, IA 51041
    (712) 737-4871
    8.6 9-12 392

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