Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School

4114 Madison St
Elk Horn, IA 51531
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School serves 113 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School's student population of 113 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#754 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
11%
Black
1%
6%
White
98%
76%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameExira-Elk Horn- Kimballton Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary School is Exiraelk Horn-kimballton High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Exira/ehk Middle School (9.3 miles away)
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