Kiowa Middle School is based in Kiowa Colorado, which is a part of School District No. C-2. The school supports over 65 students across grades 6 to 8. It is a public school with a student-teacher ratio of 9.2:1 and about 35.4% of the students are economically disadvantaged.
We conducted a study to understand the impact of Lumos Learning programs on student achievement. We have compared the state ranking of Kiowa Middle School in 2016-17 and 2017-18 as indicated in schooldigger and Colorado State Department of Education
The school used Lumos StepUp program in 2017-18 to support students’ Colorado Measures of Academic Success preparation.
There are 418 middle schools in Colorado and Kiowa Middle School was ranked 259th in the 2016-17 academic year. In 2017-18, the school adopted ELA program for Grades 6 to 8. About 146 students used the Lumos StepUp program for CMAS English Language Arts practice. In the 2017-18 CMAS tests, Kiowa Middle School rank improved by 66 positions.
Compared to 2016-17, the percentage of 6th graders who met state expectations in 2017-18 CMAS English Language Arts increased by 7.1%.
In the 2017-18 CMAS tests, 7th graders’ who met the standards increased by by 25%.
There was an increase of 6.3%, seen in the number of students who met state expectations in 2017-18 Grade 8 English Language Arts CMAS.