Vinton-shellsburg Middle School

212 W. 15th St.
Vinton, IA 52349
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Vinton-shellsburg Middle School serves 358 students in grades 6-8.
Vinton-shellsburg Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (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 81% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Vinton-shellsburg Middle School's student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Vinton-shellsburg Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Vinton-shellsburg 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
#426 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
93%
76%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVinton-Shellsburg Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vinton-shellsburg Middle School is Vinton-shellsburg High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Center Point-urbana Middle School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tilford Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vinton Tilford Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-4 | 448 students
    0.3 miles
    308 E 13th St
    Vinton, IA 52349
    (319) 436-4728
    0.3 PK-4 448
  • Vinton Vinton-shellsburg High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 448 students
    0.4 miles
    210 W. 21st St.
    Vinton, IA 52349
    (319) 436-4728
    0.4 9-12 448
  • Center Point Center Point-urbana Intermediate School Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 342 students
    9.0 miles
    202 W Main Street
    Center Point, IA 52213
    (319) 849-1102
    9 3-5 342
  • Shellsburg Shellsburg Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 251 students
    9.0 miles
    203 Cottage St
    Shellsburg, IA 52332
    (319) 436-4728
    9 PK-5 251
  • Center Point Center Point-urbana Middle School Math: 90% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 360 students
    9.2 miles
    613 Summit Street
    Center Point, IA 52213
    (319) 849-1102
    9.2 6-8 360

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