Elma Elementary School (Closed 2015)

  • Elma Elementary School served 45 students in grades PK-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 22%.
  • Elma Elementary School operated within the Howard-winneshiek Community School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 45 students
Elma Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Elma Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Elma Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Elma Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Elma Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a n/a
Elma Elementary School American Indian Students (2005-2011)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Elma Elementary School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Elma Elementary School Black Students (2001-2003)
White
92%
78%
Elma Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Elma Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Elma Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Elma Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.38
Elma Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
35%
34%
Elma Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
7%
Elma Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

School District Name Howard-winneshiek Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,109 673
Howard-winneshiek Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $9 MM
Howard-winneshiek Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $16 MM $8 MM
Howard-winneshiek Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,974 $13,242
Howard-winneshiek Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,829 $12,536
Howard-winneshiek Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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