School Details

West Marshall Middle School

214 West Main, State Center, IA 50247
(641) 483-2165
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 197 students 18 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

93%
93%
80%
93%
93%
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
  • West Marshall Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
88%
75%
86%
86%
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.
94%
94%
72%
75%
75%
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
  • West Marshall Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
92%
80%
85%
85%
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.
93%
93%
77%
87%
87%
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
  • West Marshall Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

98%
98%
78%
91%
91%
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.
90%
90%
73%
78%
78%
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
  • West Marshall Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

West Marshall Middle School is a public middle school in State Center. 197 students attend West Marshall Middle School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 26% of the 197 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at West Marshall Middle School is 18:1. Colo-Nesco Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 93%
Hispanic 3% 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Asian 2% %
Multiracial 0.5% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 0%
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 26% 29%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Best school I've seen in Iowa. Teachers are wonderful. Very hands on and willing to help the students.

  • (7 years ago)

    I Love the school The teachers are excellent. They handle bullying well

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

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