Epworth Elementary School

  • Epworth Elementary School serves 289 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Epworth Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Epworth Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Epworth Elementary School's student population of 289 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Epworth Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Epworth Elementary School is 0.09, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#42 out of 1232 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
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6%
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White
96%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score0.090.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestern Dubuque Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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