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Perry Middle School

Public | 6-8 | 425 students

 
 

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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 72% in 2013.

108 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
71%

2012

 
 
64%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 65% in 2013.

108 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
50%
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 77% in 2013.

134 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
61%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 68% in 2013.

134 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
61%

2012

 
 
46%
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.

125 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
52%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 65% in 2013.

125 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
57%
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 Students71%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic66%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White78%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Students with disabilities19%
English language learners33%

Reading

All Students58%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic46%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White71%
Economically disadvantaged54%
Students with disabilities19%
English language learners13%
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 Students69%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic63%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged60%
Students with disabilities6%
English language learners30%

Reading

All Students61%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic55%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Students with disabilities13%
English language learners15%
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 Students50%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic33%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White68%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Students with disabilities6%
English language learners0%

Reading

All Students48%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic33%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White64%
Economically disadvantaged36%
Students with disabilities0%
English language learners0%
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
Hispanic 48% 9%
White 48% 81%
Black 2% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
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 68%N/A39%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1200 18th St
Perry, IA 50220
Phone: (515) 465-3531

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