1811 Hyland Drive
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Storm Lake Middle School serves 757 students in grades 5-8.
Storm Lake 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 56% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Storm Lake Middle School's student population of 757 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
757 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Storm Lake Middle 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 Storm Lake Middle School is 0.66, 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
#1030 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
18%
3%
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Hispanic
53%
12%
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Black
5%
7%
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White
15%
74%
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Hawaiian
7%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 757 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66

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