Cedar Heights Elementary School

  • Cedar Heights Elementary School serves 521 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cedar Heights Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cedar Heights Elementary School's student population of 521 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students521 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedar Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Cedar Heights Elementary School is 0.32, 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#175 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
7%
6%
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White
82%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedar Heights Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.320.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCedar Falls Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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