Davis Elementary School

  • Davis Elementary School serves 275 students in grades 3-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 88% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Davis Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Davis Elementary School's student population of 275 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Davis Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Davis Elementary School is 0.17, 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#259 out of 1232 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
91%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Davis 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 NameGrinnell-Newburg Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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