Emerson Elementary School (Closed 2017)

  • 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 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students200 students
This chart display total students of Emerson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Emerson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Emerson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)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)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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Emerson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
4%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Emerson Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
41%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.680.25
This chart display the diversity score of Emerson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
34%
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 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux City Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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