West Middle School

  • West Middle School serves 622 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • West Middle School operates within the Muscatine Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 622 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 622 students
West Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % West Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
West Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade West Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
West Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a n/a
West Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2011)
Asian
n/a
2%
West Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
23%
10%
West Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
5%
West Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
69%
78%
West Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
West Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups West Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.22
West Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
34%
West Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
West Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Muscatine Community School District's student population of 5,325 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,199 in this district is less than the state average of $13,242. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,669 is less than the state average of $12,536. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Muscatine Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 5,325 673
Muscatine Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $63 MM $9 MM
Muscatine Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $60 MM $8 MM
Muscatine Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,199 $13,242
Muscatine Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,669 $12,536
Muscatine Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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