Horace Mann Elementary School

  • Horace Mann Elementary School serves 239 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Horace Mann 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Horace Mann Elementary School's student population of 239 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horace Mann Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Horace Mann Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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#1102 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
11%
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Black
14%
6%
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White
51%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

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