Hartford Upper Elementary School

  • Hartford Upper Elementary School serves 314 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 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%.

School Overview

  • Hartford Upper Elementary School's student population of 314 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hartford Upper Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hartford Upper 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#514 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hartford Upper 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hartford Upper 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
86%
77%
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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 Hartford Upper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.260.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hartford Upper 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
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hartford Upper 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 NameCarlisle Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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