Central Springs Elementary School - Nora Springs

  • Central Springs Elementary School - Nora Springs serves 131 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥80% (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% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Springs Elementary School - Nora Springs placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Central Springs Elementary School - Nora Springs places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Central Springs Elementary School - Nora Springs's student population of 131 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 140% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Springs Elementary School - Nora Springs 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 diversity score of Central Springs Elementary School - Nora Springs is 0.10, 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#565 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
95%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Springs Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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