2642 Highway 218
Donnellson, IA 52625
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Central Lee Elementary School serves 625 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Central Lee Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 64%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 625 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Central Lee Elementary School's student population of 625 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
625 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Central Lee Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Central Lee Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#554 out of 1227 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
67%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
69%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
95%
74%
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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
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

67% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).

How many students attend Central Lee Elementary School?

625 students attend Central Lee Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

95% of Central Lee Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Central Lee Elementary School?

Central Lee Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.

What grades does Central Lee Elementary School offer ?

Central Lee Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Central Lee Elementary School part of?

Central Lee Elementary School is part of Central Lee Community School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 625 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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