Fellows Elementary School

1235 20th St.
Ames, IA 50010
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Fellows Elementary School serves 553 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Fellows Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Fellows Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Fellows Elementary School's student population of 553 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students553 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Rankings

Fellows Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fellows Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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
#141 out of 1227 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
21%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
61%
76%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmes Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fellows Elementary School is Ames High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ames Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meeker Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ames Ames High School Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,328 student
    0.3 miles
    1921 Ames High Drive
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 817-0600
    0.3 9-12 1,328
  • Ames Meeker Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
    0.7 miles
    300 20th Street
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 239-3770
    0.7 K-5 462
  • Ames Northwood Pre-school
    Grades: PK-K | 317 students
    0.8 miles
    3012 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 268-2470
    0.8 PK-K 317
  • Ames Edwards Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
    2.3 miles
    820 Miller Ave
    Ames, IA 50014
    (515) 239-3760
    2.3 K-5 396
  • Ames Sawyer Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 321 students
    2.5 miles
    4316 Ontario St
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 239-3790
    2.5 K-5 321

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