Hoover Elementary School

  • Hoover Elementary School serves 416 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hoover 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hoover Elementary School's student population of 416 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hoover Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hoover Elementary School is 0.41, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#1026 out of 1239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
77%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
76%
76%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMason City Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mason City Harding Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 345 students
    1.8 miles
    1239 N Rhode Island Ave
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641)421-4406
    1.8 PK-4 345
  • Mason City Roosevelt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 419 students
    1.9 miles
    313 15th St. Se
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641)421-4415
    1.9 PK-4 419
  • Mason City Lincoln Intermediate
    Grades: 5-6 | 606 students
    2.0 miles
    1625 S. Pennsylvania Ave
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641)421-4423
    2.0 5-6 606
  • Mason City Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 84 students
    2.4 miles
    19 N. Illinois Ave.
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641)421-4426
    2.4 9-12 84
  • Mason City Jefferson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 417 students
    2.4 miles
    1421 4th St. Se
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641)421-4411
    2.4 PK-4 417

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