Cleveland Elementary School

  • Cleveland Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Cleveland Elementary School's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cleveland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cleveland Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#1011 out of 1,252 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
26%
6%
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White
62%
77%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cleveland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.550.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cleveland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCedar Rapids Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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