Indian Creek Elementary School

  • Indian Creek Elementary School serves 530 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 91% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Indian Creek 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 5%) for the 2016-17 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 and Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Indian Creek Elementary School's student population of 530 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students530 students
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers

School Comparison

  • Indian Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Indian Creek Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#29 out of 1239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
77%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
3%
11%
Black
1%
6%
White
90%
77%
Two or more races
3%
4%
Diversity Score0.190.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLinn-Mar Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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