Kanawha Elementary School (Closed 2006)

423 E. 5th St. Po Box 130

Kanawha, IA 50447-0130

Grades PK-6
92 students
Kanawha Elementary School served 92 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the IA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 21%.
Kanawha Elementary School operated within the West Hancock Community School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 92 students
Kanawha Elementary School Total Students (1995-2005)
Gender % Kanawha Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Kanawha Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2005)
Students by Grade Kanawha Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
Kanawha Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2005)
American Indian
7%
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Kanawha Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2005)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Kanawha Elementary School Black Students (1996-2005)
White
84%
79%
Kanawha Elementary School White Students (1995-2005)
All Ethnic Groups Kanawha Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.29 0.22
Kanawha Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2005)
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.
23%
34%
Kanawha Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2005)
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.
17%
7%
Kanawha Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2005)

District Comparison

School District Name West Hancock Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 666 670
West Hancock Community   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $7 MM
West Hancock Community   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $7 MM $7 MM
West Hancock Community   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,991 $11,259
West Hancock Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,173 $11,298
West Hancock Community   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2005 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Corwith-wesley High School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Hancock Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Hancock Elementary School (10.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KanawhaWest Hancock Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 160 students423 East 5th St
    KanawhaIA 50447
    (641)762-3261
    0.15-8160
  • CorwithCorwith-wesley High School
    9.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 74 students408 Elm St
    CorwithIA 50430
    (515)583-2304
    9.57-1274
  • BrittWest Hancock Elementary School
    10.7 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 311 students510 9th Ave Sw
    BrittIA 50423
    (641)843-3833
    10.7PK-4311
  • BrittWest Hancock High School
    10.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 195 students420 9th Ave Sw
    BrittIA 50423
    (641)843-3863
    10.99-12195
  • BelmondBelmond-klemme Elementary School
    11 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 477 students1004 Seventh St Ne
    BelmondIA 50421
    (641)444-4300
    11PK-6477
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