Winterset Middle School

  • Winterset Middle School serves 400 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (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 18:1 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 23%.

School Overview

  • Winterset Middle School's student population of 400 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Winterset Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Winterset Middle School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. 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#262 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
95%
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 Winterset Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.100.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinterset Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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