Horace Mann Elementary School

521 N Dodge St
Iowa City, IA 52245
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 224 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Horace Mann 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 65-69% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 224 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Top 50% in IA
  • : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-79% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Horace Mann Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Horace Mann Elementary School's student population of 224 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Horace Mann 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 Horace Mann Elementary School is 0.59, which is more 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)
#578 out of 1233 schools
(Top 50%)
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65-69%
64%
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70-74%
70%
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60-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
12%
7%
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White
60%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.59
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Horace Mann Elementary School's ranking?
Horace Mann Elementary School is ranked #578 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?
65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
How many students attend Horace Mann Elementary School?
224 students attend Horace Mann Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Horace Mann Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Horace Mann Elementary School?
Horace Mann Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Horace Mann Elementary School offer ?
Horace Mann Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Horace Mann Elementary School part of?
Horace Mann Elementary School is part of Iowa City Comm School District.
In what neighborhood is Horace Mann Elementary School located?
Horace Mann Elementary School is located in the Mann neighborhood of Iowa City, IA.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 224 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-79% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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