Beaver Creek Elementary School

  • Beaver Creek Elementary School serves 754 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 85% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Beaver Creek Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Beaver Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Beaver Creek Elementary School's student population of 754 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beaver Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Beaver Creek Elementary School is 0.46, which is more 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#265 out of 1232 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
14%
6%
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White
72%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohnston Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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