Exira Elementary School (Closed 2012)

300 East Washington St
Exira, IA 50076
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Exira Elementary School served 86 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-79% (which was approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-79% (which was approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Exira Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)70-79%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Exira 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)70-79%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Exira 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Exira Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
95%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Exira Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.100.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Exira Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameExira-Elk Horn- Kimballton Community School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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