Winterset Middle School

706 West School Street
Winterset, IA 50273
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Winterset Middle School serves 410 students in grades 4-6.
Winterset Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 87% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Winterset Middle School's student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students410 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Winterset Middle 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 Middle School is 0.13, 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
#185 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
93%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
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 Middle School is Winterset Bridges School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Winterset Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Winterset Elementary School (0.5 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 Junior High School Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 291 students
    0.1 miles
    720 Husky Dr
    Winterset, IA 50273
    (515) 462-3336
    0.1 7-8 291
  • 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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