Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Primary School

500 East Fenton St, Marcus, IA 51035
(712) 376-2615
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-3 130 students 13 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

71%
68%
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77%
78%

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 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. Students who score at the 40th percentile are considered proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
83%
83%
77%
74%
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76%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Primary School is a public elementary school in Meriden. 130 students attend Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Primary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 45% of the 130 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Primary School is 13:1. Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn East Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 94% 92%
Hispanic 3% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 1%
Asian 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
Multiracial 0.8% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 32%

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