School Details

Jefferson-Scranton Middle School

203 West Harrison, Jefferson, IA 50129
(515) 386-8126
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 318 students 14 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

86%
86%
80%
82%
82%
81%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Jefferson-Scranton Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
81%
75%
68%
68%
70%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Jefferson-Scranton Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

87%
87%
80%
88%
88%
75%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
85%
84%
77%
83%
82%
68%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Jefferson-Scranton Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
81%
78%
73%
73%
76%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
88%
88%
73%
77%
77%
65%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Jefferson-Scranton Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Jefferson-Scranton Middle School is a public middle school in Jefferson. 318 students go to Jefferson-Scranton Middle School and identify primarily as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 48% of the 318 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Jefferson-Scranton Middle School is 14:1. Grand Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 4%
White, non-Hispanic 89% 93%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Multiracial 1% %
Asian 0.9% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 0.9%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 48% 38%

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