Hudson Elementary School

136 S Washington
Hudson, IA 50643
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Hudson Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Hudson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 72% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hudson Elementary School's student population of 436 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Rankings

Hudson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Hudson Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#426 out of 1227 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
90%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHudson Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Hudson Elementary School is Hudson High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hudson Hudson High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-12 | 316 students
    0.1 miles
    245 S Washington
    Hudson, IA 50643
    (319) 988-4226
    0.1 7-12 316
  • Waterloo Orange Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    5.3 miles
    5805 Kimball Ave
    Waterloo, IA 50701
    (319) 433-2880
    5.3 PK-5 536
  • Waterloo Lou Henry Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 481 students
    6.3 miles
    312 Rachael St
    Waterloo, IA 50701
    (319) 433-2860
    6.3 K-5 481
  • Cedar Falls Aldrich Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%

    6.4 miles
    2526 Ashworth Drive
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    (319) 553-2901
    6.4 n/a n/a
  • Waterloo Hoover Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 916 students
    6.4 miles
    630 Hillcrest Rd
    Waterloo, IA 50701
    (319) 433-2830
    6.4 6-8 916

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