Blakesburg Elementary School

  • Blakesburg Elementary School serves 140 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Blakesburg Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Blakesburg Elementary School's student population of 140 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blakesburg Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blakesburg Elementary School is 0.06, 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#995 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
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6%
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White
96%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score0.060.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEddyville-Blakesburg- Fremont Csd School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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