Davis Elementary School

Davis Elementary School serves 219 students in grades 3 - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Davis Elementary School operates within the Grinnell-newburg Community School District.

School Overview

The student population of 219 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades 3-4
Total Students 219 students
Davis Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Davis Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Davis Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Davis Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Davis Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Davis Elementary School American Indian Students (2001-2008)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Davis Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
90%
79%
Davis Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Davis Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.22
Davis Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
34%
Davis Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Davis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Grinnell-newburg Community School District's student population of 1,735 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,382 is higher than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,500 is less than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Grinnell-newburg Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,735 670
Grinnell-newburg Community   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $7 MM
Grinnell-newburg Community   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $17 MM $7 MM
Grinnell-newburg Community   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,382 $11,259
Grinnell-newburg Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,500 $11,298
Grinnell-newburg Community   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Grinnell Community Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grinnell Community Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bailey Park Elementary School (1 miles away)
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