Corse Elementary School

  • Corse Elementary School serves 311 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Corse Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Corse Elementary School's student population of 311 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Corse Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Corse Elementary School is 0.46, which is more 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#1112 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
72%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Corse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurlington Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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It was so fun and they still haven't found the hot dog I hid in the vents :)
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My son is in Mrs.Meeks preschool class. He loves it. He is learning a great deal. He tells me that his teacher and staff love him. I am so great full that school is such a warm and happy place for him.
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