3202 40th St
Arlington, IA 50606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Starmont Middle School Community School District serves 142 students in grades 6-8.
Starmont Middle School Community School District 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 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Starmont Middle School Community School District ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Starmont Middle School Community School District's student population of 142 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
1 teacher
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School Rankings

Starmont Middle School Community School District 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 Starmont Middle School Community School District is 0.06, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#960 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
97%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 142 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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