Gilbert Elementary School

  • Gilbert Elementary School serves 376 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 91% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 72%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Gilbert Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Gilbert Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Gilbert Elementary School's student population of 376 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students376 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Gilbert Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gilbert Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,207 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gilbert Elementary School is 0.26, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gilbert 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gilbert 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gilbert Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gilbert Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
86%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gilbert Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gilbert Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.260.25
This chart display the diversity score of Gilbert Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gilbert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gilbert 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 NameGilbert Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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