Emerson Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Emerson Elementary School served 168 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-89% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-89% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students168 students
This chart display total students of Emerson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Emerson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Emerson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)80-89%
76%
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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)80-89%
71%
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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
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
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
82%
76%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
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 2017-18 school year data.
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 Score0.320.41
This chart display the diversity score of Emerson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
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
6%
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 NameMarion Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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