Blue Grass Elementary School

  • Blue Grass Elementary School serves 298 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Blue Grass 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 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Blue Grass Elementary School's student population of 298 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blue Grass Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Blue Grass Elementary School is 0.35, 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#376 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
11%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
80%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blue Grass Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.350.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blue Grass Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavenport Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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