The Maquoketa Middle School was once home to a junior high, high school and junior college. It now serves over 375 students in 6th, 7th and 8th grades. The students are served by a highly qualified staff of approximately 60 teachers and support staff.
The middle school has a beautiful campus with many trees. Many of Maquoketa’s residents have fond memories and enjoy recollecting their experiences at the school. These stories add to the school’s rich tradition.
Maquoketa Middle School supports learning that:
- is process driven (learning how to learn)
- builds on rigorous and relevant content and skills
- focuses on a student-centered environment
- uses multiple resources and assessments
- integrates technology
- involves and empowers students
- believes that change is constant