Hartford Upper Elementary School

500 N. Vine
Carlisle, IA 50047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 305 students in grades 4-5, Hartford Upper Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 50% in IA
  • : 74% (Top 50%)
  • : 73% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hartford Upper Elementary School's student population of 305 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Hartford Upper Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hartford Upper Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#468 out of 1233 schools
(Top 50%)
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74%
64%
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73%
70%
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60-64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
82%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hartford Upper Elementary School's ranking?
Hartford Upper Elementary School is ranked #468 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
How many students attend Hartford Upper Elementary School?
305 students attend Hartford Upper Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Hartford Upper Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hartford Upper Elementary School?
Hartford Upper Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Hartford Upper Elementary School offer ?
Hartford Upper Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 4-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Hartford Upper Elementary School part of?
Hartford Upper Elementary School is part of Carlisle Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 74% (Top 50%)
  • : 73% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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