Turner Middle School

  • Turner Middle School serves 365 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Turner Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Turner Middle School's student population of 365 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Turner Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Turner Middle School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1073 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
76%
70%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeloit Turner School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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