Van Horne Elementary School

Van Horne Elementary School serves 131 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Van Horne Elementary School operates within the Benton Community School District.

School Overview

The student population of 131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 131 students
Van Horne Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Van Horne Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Van Horne Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Van Horne Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Van Horne Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
White
97%
79%
Van Horne Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Van Horne Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.06 0.37
Van Horne 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.
21%
34%
Van Horne 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.
2%
7%
Van Horne Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Benton Community School District's student population of 1,559 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,554 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Benton Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,559 655
Benton Community   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $17 MM n/a
Benton Community   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $20 MM n/a
Benton Community   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,554 n/a
Benton Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,488 n/a
Benton 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 Benton Community Senior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Benton Community Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keystone Elementary School (5.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Van HorneBenton Community Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 223 students
    0.4 miles
    600 1st St
    Van HorneIA 52346
    (319)228-8701
    0.47-8223
  • Van HorneBenton Community Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 474 students
    0.4 miles
    600 1st St
    Van HorneIA 52346
    (319)228-8701
    0.49-12474
  • KeystoneKeystone Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 124 students
    5.8 miles
    280 4th St
    KeystoneIA 52249
    (319)442-3221
    5.83-6124
  • VintonVinton-shellsburg High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 478 students
    10.3 miles
    210 West 21st St
    VintonIA 52349
    (319)436-4728
    10.39-12478
  • VintonVinton-shellsburg Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 346 students
    10.7 miles
    212 West 15th St
    VintonIA 52349
    (319)436-4728
    10.76-8346

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