2501 Bradford Dr
Iowa City, IA 52240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Southeast Junior High School serves 816 students in grades 7-8.
Southeast Junior High 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Southeast Junior High School's student population of 816 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
816 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of Classes
August 23, 2022 (Tuesday)
End of the 3rd Trimester & Last Day of Classes
June 06, 2023 (Tuesday)

School Rankings

Southeast Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Southeast Junior High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#872 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
20%
7%
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White
51%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.67
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 816 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67

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