Clark Elementary School

  • Clark Elementary School serves 317 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Clark Elementary School operates within the Sioux City Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 317 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students317 students
Clark Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Clark Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Clark Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeClark Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
Clark Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/an/a
Clark Elementary School American Indian Students (2000-2010)
Asian
2%
2%
Clark Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Clark Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
3%
5%
Clark Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
85%
78%
Clark Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Clark Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsClark Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.270.38
Clark Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
34%
Clark Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Clark Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sioux City Community School District's student population of 13,399 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,638 in this district is less than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,944 is less than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameSioux City Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed13,399673
Sioux City Community School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$155 MM$7 MM
Sioux City Community School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$159 MM$7 MM
Sioux City Community School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,638$11,259
Sioux City Community School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,944$11,298
Sioux City Community School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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    1.3 miles
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    Sioux CityIA 51104
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