9500 Windsor Parkway
Johnston, IA 50131
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Summit Middle School serves 1,112 students in grades 6-7.
Summit Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Summit Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

Summit Middle School's student population of 1,112 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-7
Total Students
1,112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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School Rankings

Summit Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Summit Middle School is 0.49, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#33 out of 1227 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
70%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-7
  • Students: 1,112 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Top 30%)

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