Exira Elementary School (Closed 2011)

Exira Elementary School (Closed 2011) served 86 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was less than the state average of 19%.
Exira Elementary School (Closed 2011) operated within the Exira Community School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 86 students
Exira Elementary School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Exira Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Exira Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 14:1
Exira Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Exira Elementary School Asian (1993-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Exira Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2010)
Black
n/a
5%
Exira Elementary School Black (1994-2009)
White
95%
81%
Exira Elementary School White (1988-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Exira Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Exira Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.10 0.34
Exira Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2011)
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.
36%
33%
Exira Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2011)
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.
9%
7%
Exira Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Exira Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 377 673
District Total Revenue $3 MM $7 MM
Exira Community   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3 MM $7 MM
Exira Community   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $32,233 $11,087
Exira Community   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $32,553 $10,614
Exira Community   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Audubon Middle-high School (8.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Exira/ehk Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Audubon Middle-high School (8.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Exira Exira/ehk Middle School
    105 East School St
    Exira , IA , 50076
    (712)268-5318
    0.4  mi  |  178  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Audubon Audubon Middle-high School
    800 3rd Ave
    Audubon , IA , 50025
    (712)563-2607
    8.9  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Audubon Audubon Elementary School
    600 Tracy St
    Audubon , IA , 50025
    (712)563-3751
    9.2  mi  |  249  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Elk Horn Elk Horn-kimballton High School
    4114 Madison St
    Elk Horn , IA , 51531
    (712)764-4606
    9.4  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Elk Horn Elk Horn-kimballton Elementary School
    4114 Madison St
    Elk Horn , IA , 51531
    (712)764-4616
    9.5  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  PK-3

Area Statistics

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