Broadway Elementary School

1515 Broadway
Denison, IA 51442
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 298 students in grades 4-5, Broadway Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Enrollment: 298 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50% in IA
  • : 71% (Top 50%)
  • : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Broadway Elementary School's student population of 298 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Broadway Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Broadway Elementary School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#669 out of 1233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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71%
64%
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67%
70%
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60-64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
12%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
28%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Broadway Elementary School's ranking?
Broadway Elementary School is ranked #669 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What schools are Broadway Elementary School often compared to?
Broadway Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Denison Elementary School, Boyer Valley Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
71% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
How many students attend Broadway Elementary School?
298 students attend Broadway Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Broadway Elementary School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Broadway Elementary School?
Broadway Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Broadway Elementary School offer ?
Broadway Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 4-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Broadway Elementary School part of?
Broadway Elementary School is part of Denison Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Enrollment: 298 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 71% (Top 50%)
  • : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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