Heritage Elementary School

500 Ne Beaverbrooke Blvd
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Heritage Elementary School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Heritage Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Heritage Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students513 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Heritage Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Heritage Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Heritage Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Heritage Elementary School is 0.17, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#18 out of 1232 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
76%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
74%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
4%
11%
Black
1%
6%
White
91%
76%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.170.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Center-Grimes Community School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Heritage Elementary School is Dallas Center-grimes High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dc-g Meadows (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Prairie Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grimes South Prairie Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 440 students
    0.6 miles
    500 S James St
    Grimes, IA 50111
    (515) 986-4057
    0.6 K-5 440
  • Grimes North Ridge Elementary School Math: 95% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 483 students
    0.7 miles
    400 Nw 27th St
    Grimes, IA 50111
    (515) 986-5674
    0.7 K-5 483
  • Grimes Dallas Center-grimes High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 10-12 | 597 students
    1.5 miles
    2555 W 1st St
    Grimes, IA 50111
    (515) 986-9747
    1.5 10-12 597
  • Grimes Dc-g Meadows Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 8-9 | 416 students
    1.5 miles
    2555 W 1st St Suite 200
    Grimes, IA 50111
    (515) 986-0105
    1.5 8-9 416
  • Johnston Horizon Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 684 students
    3.3 miles
    5905 N W 100th Street
    Johnston, IA 50131
    (515) 986-1121
    3.3 PK-5 684

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