Emerson Elementary School (Closed 2015)

2410 W 1st St
Sioux City, IA 51103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Emerson Elementary School served 200 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 79%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Emerson Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
75-79%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Emerson 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
70-74%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Emerson 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
5%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
38%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
6%
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White
40%
76%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emerson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.690.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux City Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emerson Elementary School is West High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loess Hills Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sioux City Loess Hills Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 638 students
    0.5 miles
    1717 Casselman Street
    Sioux City, IA 51103
    (712) 279-6843
    0.5 K-5 638
  • Sioux City West High School Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,229 student
    0.9 miles
    2001 Casselman
    Sioux City, IA 51103
    (712) 279-6772
    0.9 9-12 1,229
  • Sioux City Liberty Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 754 students
    1.0 miles
    1623 Rebecca Street
    Sioux City, IA 51103
    (712) 279-6845
    1 K-5 754
  • Sioux City West Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 950 students
    1.0 miles
    3301 W 19th St
    Sioux City, IA 51103
    (712) 279-6813
    1 6-8 950
  • South Sioux City Lewis & Clark Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
    1.6 miles
    801 2nd Ave
    South Sioux City, NE 68776
    (402) 494-1917
    1.6 PK-5 263
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