Calamus-wheatland Elementary Attendance Center

  • Calamus-wheatland Elementary Attendance Center serves 275 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • 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.
  • Calamus-wheatland Elementary Attendance Center 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 14:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Calamus-wheatland Elementary Attendance Center's student population of 275 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Calamus-wheatland Elementary Attendance Center 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Calamus-wheatland Elementary Attendance Center is 0.12, 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 Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
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6%
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White
93%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalamus-Wheatland Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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