Elk Run Early Childhood Center

Elk Run Early Childhood Center serves 177 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Elk Run Early Childhood Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Elk Run Early Childhood Center's student population of 177 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Elk Run Early Childhood Center is 0.66, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
24%
6%
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White
51%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterloo Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elk Run Early Childhood Center is Expo Alternative Learning Center (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bunger Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Evansdale Bunger Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 411 students
    0.7 miles
    157 S Roosevelt Rd
    Evansdale, IA 50707
    (319) 433-2550
    0.7 6-8 411
  • Evansdale Poyner Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
    0.7 miles
    1138 Central Ave
    Evansdale, IA 50707
    (319) 433-1534
    0.7 K-5 453
  • Waterloo Expo Alternative Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 411 students
    3.0 miles
    1410 Independence Ave
    Waterloo, IA 50703
    (319) 433-1930
    3 6-12 411
  • Waterloo Highland Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
    3.0 miles
    812 Idaho St
    Waterloo, IA 50703
    (319) 433-2630
    3 PK-5 589
  • Waterloo Kittrell Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 677 students
    3.5 miles
    1304 Oregon St
    Waterloo, IA 50702
    (319) 433-2910
    3.5 PK-5 677

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