Alan Shepard Elementary School

  • Alan Shepard Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Alan Shepard Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Alan Shepard Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Alan Shepard Elementary School's student population of 417 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alan Shepard Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Alan Shepard Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#47 out of 1232 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alan Shepard Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alan Shepard Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
96%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alan Shepard Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.080.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alan Shepard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Scott Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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