Harrison Elementary School

1310 11th St Nw
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Harrison Elementary School serves 381 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Harrison Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Harrison Elementary School's student population of 381 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Harrison Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Harrison Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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
#1055 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
15%
6%
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White
61%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCedar Rapids Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harrison Elementary School is Thomas Jefferson High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Roosevelt Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cedar Rapids Roosevelt Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 573 students
    0.7 miles
    300 13th St Nw
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
    (319) 558-2153
    0.7 6-8 573
  • Cedar Rapids Madison Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 271 students
    1.2 miles
    1341 Woodside Dr Nw
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
    (319) 558-2473
    1.2 K-5 271
  • Cedar Rapids Taylor Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 273 students
    1.2 miles
    720 7th Ave Sw
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
    (319) 558-2477
    1.2 PK-5 273
  • Cedar Rapids Cleveland Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    1.3 miles
    2200 1st Ave Nw
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
    (319) 558-2463
    1.3 PK-5 397
  • Cedar Rapids Thomas Jefferson High School Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,575 student
    1.6 miles
    1243 20th St Sw
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
    (319) 558-2435
    1.6 9-12 1,575

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