Tipton Middle School

725 West 7th St.
Tipton, IA 52772
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Tipton Middle School serves 301 students in grades 5-8.
Tipton 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Tipton Middle School's student population of 301 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Tipton 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 Tipton Middle School is 0.13, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#628 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
93%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTipton Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tipton Middle School is Tipton High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Cedar Jr/sr High School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tipton Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tipton Tipton High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 296 students
    0.3 miles
    400 E 6th St
    Tipton, IA 52772
    (563) 886-6027
    0.3 9-12 296
  • Tipton Tipton Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 390 students
    0.9 miles
    601 Lemon
    Tipton, IA 52772
    (563) 886-6131
    0.9 PK-4 390
  • Bennett Bennett Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 69 students
    7.6 miles
    300 Cedar St
    Bennett, IA 52721
    (563) 890-2226
    7.6 PK-6 69
  • Clarence North Cedar Jr/sr High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 353 students
    8.6 miles
    400 Ball Street
    Clarence, IA 52216
    (563) 452-3179
    8.6 7-12 353
  • Lowden North Cedar Lowden Elementary Center Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 179 students
    11.5 miles
    703 Park Avenue
    Lowden, IA 52255
    (563) 941-5383
    11.5 PK-6 179

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