Gilbert Intermediate School
Gilbert Intermediate School serves 332 students in grades 3-5.
Gilbert Intermediate School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (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 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: 3-5
- Enrollment: 332 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
- Minority Enrollment: 13%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 5% in IA
- Math Proficiency: 94% (Top 1%)
- Reading Proficiency: 86% (Top 10%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education
Gilbert Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Gilbert Intermediate School's student population of 332 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Gilbert Intermediate School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Gilbert Intermediate School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#31 out of 1227 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education
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