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Pleasant Valley Junior High School

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Posted January 6, 2013

I am a 7th grader at this school and I really love it freinds to meet teachers to greet and lunch to eat. I love my freinds at this school and the princable is ery funny but aproprite for the school. Their is a little bit of drama. And a little bit of craziness! No bullies and its easy to make freinds! Also if you are sad or down or if your mad at your freind or peer there is a guidence consler to talk to even a therapy dog to help out. THIS IS THE BEST SCHOOL ever also plesant view elementry is a very nice school ecpesicly in sixth grade!! BYE!


Posted June 6, 2009

I just moved to this school last quarter and I loved it! the students are really friendly and the teachers are great.
—Submitted by a student


Posted November 22, 2008

it was an aweful experience for my child
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 77% in 2013.

299 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
89%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 68% in 2013.

299 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
78%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


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.

Source: Iowa Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 73% in 2013.

277 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
86%

2012

 
 
89%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 65% in 2013.

277 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
74%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


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.

Source: Iowa Department of Education

Math

All Students87%
African American60%
Asian100%
Hispanic55%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged65%
Students with disabilities41%
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students82%
African American40%
Asian94%
Hispanic55%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White84%
Economically disadvantaged58%
Students with disabilities18%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


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.

The different student groups are identified by the Iowa Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Iowa Department of Education

Math

All Students86%
African American80%
Asian91%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged63%
Students with disabilities30%
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students77%
African American60%
Asian82%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White79%
Economically disadvantaged33%
Students with disabilities25%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


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.

The different student groups are identified by the Iowa Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Iowa Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 85% 81%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 2%
Black 4% 5%
Hispanic 3% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 9%N/A39%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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3501 Wisconsin St
Leclaire, IA 52753
Phone: (563) 332-0200

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