Gunn Elementary School (Closed 2012)

1735 North Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gunn Elementary School served 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 85-89% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 85-89% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
85-89%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gunn 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
85-89%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gunn 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gunn Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gunn Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gunn Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gunn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gunn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
91%
73%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gunn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gunn Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.17
This chart display the diversity score of Gunn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gunn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gunn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
85-89% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 78% IA state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 76% IA state average).
How many students attend Gunn Elementary School?
257 students attend Gunn Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Gunn Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gunn Elementary School?
Gunn Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Gunn Elementary School offer ?
Gunn Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Gunn Elementary School part of?
Gunn Elementary School is part of Council Bluffs Community School District.

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