Riceville Elementary School

Riceville Elementary School serves 144 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Riceville Elementary School operates within the Riceville Community School District.

School Overview

The student population of 144 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 144 students
Riceville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Riceville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Riceville Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Riceville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 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 12:1 15:1
Riceville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
10%
Riceville Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
1%
5%
Riceville Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
White
94%
79%
Riceville Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Riceville 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.
0.11 0.22
Riceville Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
24%
34%
Riceville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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%
Riceville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 300 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,220 is higher than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has grown by 51% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,784 is higher than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Riceville Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 300 670
Riceville Community   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $7 MM
Riceville Community   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $4 MM $7 MM
Riceville Community   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,220 $11,259
Riceville Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,784 $11,298
Riceville Community   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Riceville High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riceville High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riceville High School (0 miles away)
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  • RicevilleRiceville High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 163 students912 Woodland Ave
    RicevilleIA 50466
    (641)985-2288
    06-12163
  • ElmaElma Elementary School
    9.8 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 45 students319 Oak St
    ElmaIA 50628
    (641)393-2280
    9.8PK-345
  • Le RoyLeroy Elementary School
    11 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 173 students406 West Main St
    Le RoyMN 55951
    (507)324-5786
    11PK-6173
  • Le RoyLeroy Secondary
    11 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 123 students406 West Main St
    Le RoyMN 55951
    (507)324-5741
    117-12123
  • OsageOsage High School
    13.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 309 students820 Sawyer
    OsageIA 50461
    (641)732-3102
    13.99-12309

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