Waukon Middle School

  • Waukon Middle School serves 244 students in grades 6-8.
  • 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 85% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Waukon Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Waukon Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Waukon Middle School's student population of 244 students has grown by 47% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 88% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waukon Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Waukon Middle School is 0.12, 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#290 out of 1232 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
94%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllamakee Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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