Denmark Elementary School (Closed 2013)

502 Academy Ave
Denmark, IA 52624
Serving 158 students in grades Kindergarten-5. 
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 76%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-84% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 71%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
(11-12)
90-94%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
(11-12)
80-84%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Denmark Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
6%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
91%
73%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Denmark Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
0.17
This chart display the diversity score of Denmark Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Denmark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
90-94% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 76% IA state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 71% IA state average).
How many students attend Denmark Elementary School?
158 students attend Denmark Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Denmark Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Denmark Elementary School?
Denmark Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Denmark Elementary School offer ?
Denmark Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Denmark Elementary School part of?
Denmark Elementary School is part of Fort Madison Community School District.

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