615 N Gill St
Monticello, IA 52310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Carpenter Elementary School serves 203 students in grades 2-4.
Carpenter Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Carpenter Elementary School's student population of 203 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-4
Total Students
203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Carpenter Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Carpenter Elementary School is 0.19, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#313 out of 1227 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
90%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 2-4
  • Students: 203 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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