West Middle School (Closed 2021)

600 Kindler Ave
Muscatine, IA 52761
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 56% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students (19-20)
518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (19-20)
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
55%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
56%
68%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in West Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
(19-20)
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in West Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
(19-20)
28%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Black
(19-20)
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
White
(19-20)
64%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in West Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of West Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
48%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 69% IA state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
How many students attend West Middle School?
518 students attend West Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of West Middle School students are White, 28% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does West Middle School offer ?
West Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is West Middle School part of?
West Middle School is part of Muscatine Community School District.

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