Riceville Elementary School

Riceville Elementary School serves 131 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Riceville Elementary School operates within the Riceville Community School District.

Overview

The student population of 131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 131 students
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Students by Grade Riceville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
White
99%
81%
All Ethnic Groups Riceville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Riceville 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.
0.02 0.21
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.
17%
33%
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.
15%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 287 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
School District Name Riceville Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 287 666
District Total Revenue $5 MM $7 MM
Riceville Community   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $7 MM
Riceville Community   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,278 $11,087
Riceville Community   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,596 $10,614
Riceville Community   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RicevilleRiceville High School
    912 Woodland Ave
    RicevilleIA 50466
    (641)985-2288
    0 mi | 156 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • ElmaElma Elementary School
    319 Oak St
    ElmaIA 50628
    (641)393-2280
    9.8 mi | 58 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LeroyLeroy Elementary School
    406 West Main St
    LeroyMN 55951
    (507)324-5786
    11 mi | 166 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • LeroyLeroy Secondary
    406 West Main St
    LeroyMN 55951
    (507)324-5741
    11 mi | 136 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • OsageOsage High School
    820 Sawyer
    OsageIA 50461
    (641)732-3102
    13.9 mi | 301 students | Gr. 9-12                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Did You Know?
Iowa public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.21, which is lower than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Iowa is Des Moines Independent Community School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.