I actually went to Irving and I thought it was very poor with the teaching program. I thought that it was a not a place where I was taught to the best of the school's ability. The teachers were great, but the teaching wasn't. They really need to step it up with their learning program. Irving was just
... Read more a bland school and they didn't have very many clubs and the clubs they did have were boring. They meet the standards when it comes to nice learning environment, but they really just give us kids mediocre learning experiences. They have very limited options and Irving was the best school of all of the middle schools on that side of Lincoln, but they were still very poor when it came to meeting the standards. They do a pretty good job when it comes to the bullying, but other than that they are just not up to par when it comes to above and beyond. They do teach the children good guidelines and lessons but it's in such a way that makes you want to tune it out. Read less
Excellent academic program, well rounded in the sciences, arts, music above average, intramural sports above average, very competent faculty and counsling staff. One of the special education programs in the country. Very active parent teacher association, high number of honor students and the 'building
... Read more blocks to excellence' program that recognizes character is terrific. Read less
* In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
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"Extended day" programs where the school day is extended before and after school to accommodate working parents. These programs should not be confused with common after school clubs or athletic activities.
Gifted and Talented
A school system may identify 10% to 15% or more of its student population as gifted and talented. A brief description of each area of giftedness or talent as defined by the Office of Gifted and Talented:
general intellectual ability or talent - high intelligence test score (usually two standard deviations above the mean), and high levels of vocabulary, memory, abstract work knowledge and abstract reasoning;
specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
Vocational and/or technical courses offered within a comprehensive school, usually a senior high school.
Special Education Classes
A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
Adult Education Classes
Programs offering GED or equivalent courses for adults within regular schools, whether classes are held during evening or daytime schedules.
English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
Lincoln schools — Irving Middle School is located at 2745 S 22nd St, Lincoln NE 68502. 2745 S 22nd St is in the 68502 ZIP code in Lincoln, NE The school district for Irving Middle School is the Lincoln Public Schools. Irving Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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