Berg Elementary School (Closed 2018)

1900 N 5th Ave East
Newton, IA 50208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Berg Elementary School served 430 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-84% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students430 students
This chart display total students of Berg Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Berg Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Berg Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)80-84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Berg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)80-84%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Berg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Asian (15-16)
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Berg Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic (15-16)
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Berg Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black (15-16)
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Berg Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White (15-16)
87%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Berg Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Berg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Diversity Score0.000.41
This chart display the diversity score of Berg Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Berg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Berg 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 NameNewton Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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