Dike Elementary School

  • Dike Elementary School serves 311 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dike Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Dike Elementary School's student population of 311 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dike Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Dike Elementary School is 0.10, 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#99 out of 1232 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
95%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDike-New Hartford Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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