School Details

Walcott Intermediate School

545 East James St, Walcott, IA 52773
(563) 284-6253
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 410 students 15 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

71%
62%
75%
58%
55%
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.
77%
67%
72%
69%
59%
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
  • Davenport Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

75%
70%
80%
73%
66%
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.
87%
73%
77%
62%
59%
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
  • Davenport Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

75%
62%
78%
74%
63%
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.
82%
66%
73%
61%
52%
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
  • Davenport Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Walcott Intermediate School is a public middle school in Walcott. 410 students attend Walcott Intermediate School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 33% of the 410 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Walcott Intermediate School is 15:1. John Glenn Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

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

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 65%
Hispanic 5% 9%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 22%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.8%
Asian 0.2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 33% 54%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    A great school in a great place to raise kids!

  • (5 years ago)

    We interviewed School counslors in the surrounding area and with open enrollmeny we picked Walcott. It gas proven great with our kids testing in the 98 and 99%.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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