Franklin Elementary School

400 3rd Ave Se
Le Mars, IA 51031
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Franklin Elementary School serves 271 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Franklin 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 75-79% (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 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Franklin Elementary School's student population of 271 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students271 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Rankings

Franklin 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 Franklin Elementary School is 0.30, 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
#215 out of 1227 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
83%
76%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLe Mars Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Franklin Elementary School is Le Mars High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Le Mars Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clark Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Le Mars Clark Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 319 students
    0.6 miles
    201 2nd Ave Nw
    Le Mars, IA 51031
    (712) 546-8121
    0.6 PK-5 319
  • Le Mars Le Mars High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 653 students
    0.6 miles
    921 3rd Ave Sw
    Le Mars, IA 51031
    (712) 546-4153
    0.6 9-12 653
  • Le Mars Le Mars Middle School Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 461 students
    0.6 miles
    977 3rd Ave Sw
    Le Mars, IA 51031
    (712) 546-7022
    0.6 6-8 461
  • Le Mars Kluckhohn Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 444 students
    0.8 miles
    1338 Central Ave Se
    Le Mars, IA 51031
    (712) 546-7064
    0.8 PK-5 444
  • Le Mars Individualized Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 23 students
    0.9 miles
    940 Lincoln Street Sw
    Le Mars, IA 51031
    (712) 546-5858
    0.9 9-12 23

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