Winterset Junior High School

720 Husky Dr
Winterset, IA 50273
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Winterset Junior High School serves 291 students in grades 7-8.
Winterset Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Winterset Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Winterset Junior High School's student population of 291 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Winterset Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Winterset Junior High School is 0.10, 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
#180 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
95%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinterset Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Winterset Junior High School is Winterset Bridges School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Interstate 35 Secondary School (12.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Winterset Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winterset Winterset Bridges School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 20 students
    0.1 miles
    624 Husky Dr
    Winterset, IA 50273
    (515) 462-3320
    0.1 9-12 20
  • Winterset Winterset Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-6 | 410 students
    0.1 miles
    706 West School Street
    Winterset, IA 50273
    (515) 462-3010
    0.1 4-6 410
  • Winterset Winterset Senior High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 481 students
    0.1 miles
    624 Husky Dr
    Winterset, IA 50273
    (515) 462-3320
    0.1 9-12 481
  • Winterset Winterset Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-3 | 556 students
    0.5 miles
    404 S 2nd Ave
    Winterset, IA 50273
    (515) 462-1551
    0.5 PK-3 556
  • Truro Interstate 35 Secondary School Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 449 students
    12.3 miles
    405 E North St
    Truro, IA 50257
    (641) 465-4818
    12.3 6-12 449

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