Davis Elementary School

  • Davis Elementary School serves 238 students in grades 3-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Davis Elementary School operates within the Grinnell-newburg Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 238 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades 3-4
Total Students 238 students
Davis Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Davis Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Davis Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Davis Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Davis Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a n/a
Davis Elementary School American Indian Students (2001-2008)
Asian
1%
2%
Davis Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Davis Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
2%
5%
Davis Elementary School Black Students (1992-2015)
White
90%
78%
Davis Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Davis Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Davis Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Davis Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA 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.
0.19 0.38
Davis Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
29%
34%
Davis Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
10%
7%
Davis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Grinnell-newburg Community School District's student population of 1,684 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,118 in this district is less than the state average of $13,242. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,836 is less than the state average of $12,536. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Grinnell-newburg Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,684 673
Grinnell-newburg Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $9 MM
Grinnell-newburg Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $19 MM $8 MM
Grinnell-newburg Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,118 $13,242
Grinnell-newburg Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,836 $12,536
Grinnell-newburg Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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