Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School

  • Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School serves 440 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School's student population of 440 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#406 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
92%
77%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.150.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarner-Hayfield-Ventura Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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