Herbert Hoover Elementary School

2200 E Court St
Iowa City, IA 52245
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School serves 296 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Herbert Hoover Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Herbert Hoover Elementary School's student population of 296 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Herbert Hoover Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Herbert Hoover Elementary School is 0.35, which is less 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
#142 out of 1227 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
80%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIowa City Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Herbert Hoover Elementary School is Iowa City High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southeast Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert Lucas Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iowa City Iowa City High School Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,600 student
    0.3 miles
    1900 Morningside Dr
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1040
    0.3 9-12 1,600
  • Iowa City Robert Lucas Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 455 students
    0.6 miles
    830 Southlawn Dr
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1140
    0.6 K-6 455
  • Iowa City Helen Lemme Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 376 students
    0.8 miles
    3100 Washington St
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1125
    0.8 PK-6 376
  • Iowa City Southeast Junior High School Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 757 students
    0.8 miles
    2501 Bradford Dr
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1070
    0.8 7-8 757
  • Iowa City Elizabeth Tate Alt. High School Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
    0.9 miles
    1528 Mall Drive
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1080
    0.9 9-12 165

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