School Details

Jefferson Intermediate School

801 East 13th St, Pella, IA 50219
(641) 628-8267
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 4-6 486 students 17 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

92%
92%
82%
92%
92%
82%

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%
81%
78%
91%
86%
75%

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 2011
  • Pella Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
88%
80%
88%
88%
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.
89%
89%
78%
89%
89%
75%

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 2011
  • Pella Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

89%
89%
75%
85%
85%
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.
81%
81%
72%
79%
79%
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 2011
  • Pella Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Jefferson Intermediate School is a public middle school in Pella. 486 students go to Jefferson Intermediate School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 18% of the 486 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Jefferson Intermediate School is 17:1. Pella Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 92%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
Asian 3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Hispanic 0.8% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.6% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 18% 18%

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