Waverly-shell Rock Middle School

  • Waverly-shell Rock Middle School serves 682 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Waverly-shell Rock Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Waverly-shell Rock Middle School's student population of 682 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students682 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waverly-shell Rock Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waverly-shell Rock Middle School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#246 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waverly-shell Rock Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waverly-shell Rock Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waverly-shell Rock Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waverly-shell Rock Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
94%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waverly-shell Rock Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.120.25
This chart display the diversity score of Waverly-shell Rock Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waverly-shell Rock Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waverly-shell Rock Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaverly-Shell Rock Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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