Elk Run Early Childhood Center

  • Elk Run Early Childhood Center serves 148 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Elk Run Early Childhood Center's student population of 148 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elk Run Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elk Run Early Childhood Center is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
17%
6%
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White
68%
77%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elk Run Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.510.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterloo Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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