Anthon Elementary School

110 W Division
Anthon, IA 51004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Anthon Elementary School serves 66 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Anthon Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 64%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 66 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Anthon Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Anthon Elementary School's student population of 66 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Anthon Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,221 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Anthon Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#562 out of 1221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
12%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
95%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Anthon Elementary School's ranking?
Anthon Elementary School is ranked #562 out of 1,221 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 60-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
How many students attend Anthon Elementary School?
66 students attend Anthon Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Anthon Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Anthon Elementary School?
Anthon Elementary School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Anthon Elementary School offer ?
Anthon Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Anthon Elementary School part of?
Anthon Elementary School is part of Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 66 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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