School Details

Indian Mound Middle School

6330 Exchange St, McFarland, WI 53558
(608) 838-8980
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 482 students 14 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

80%
68%
54%
51%
50%
35%

Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS)

In 2011-2012 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • McFarland School District average
  • Wisconsin state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
62%
49%
52%
49%
38%

Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS)

In 2011-2012 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • McFarland School District average
  • Wisconsin state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

75%
71%
61%
68%
59%
46%
49%
49%
42%
90%
86%
79%
94%
91%
83%

Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS)

In 2011-2012 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • McFarland School District average
  • Wisconsin state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Indian Mound Middle School is a public middle school in Mc Farland. The principal of Indian Mound Middle School is Aaron Tarnutzer. 482 students go to Indian Mound Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 1% of the Indian Mound Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 20% of the 482 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Indian Mound Middle School is 14:1. Three Angels Christian School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Crew
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 89% %
Hispanic 4% %
Multiracial 3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 2% %
Asian 2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 16%
Limited English proficiency 1% 3%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Indian Mound middle school has great opportunities for all children. There is a large productive talented and gifted program and the there are close teacher-to-student relationships. It's small size is ideal for children wanting to get more out of their experience at middle school because the teachers are able to have personalized programs for each student.

  • (5 years ago)

    This is an exemplary school faculty that does a prodigious job of preparing students for high school and beyond. I am proud to have once been a part of this school system.

  • (5 years ago)

    The school hires teachers who care and are willing to work overtime with students who need help.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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