Iowa Elementary School

16701 East Iowa Ave
Aurora, CO 80017
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Iowa Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Iowa Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Iowa Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Iowa Elementary School's student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Iowa Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Iowa Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1521 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
47%
34%
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Black
23%
5%
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White
19%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Iowa Elementary School is Vanguard Classical School - East (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mrachek Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arkansas Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Arkansas Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 434 students
    0.5 miles
    17301 East Arkansas Ave
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (303) 755-0323
    0.5 PK-5 434
  • Aurora Mrachek Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 847 students
    0.8 miles
    1955 South Telluride St
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 750-2836
    0.8 6-8 847
  • Aurora Montessori Del Mundo Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
    1.0 miles
    15503 East Mississippi Ave Uni
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (720) 432-2548
    1 PK-5 302
  • Aurora Vanguard Classical School - East Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 744 students
    1.1 miles
    17101 East Ohio Drive
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (303) 338-4110
    1.1 K-12 744
  • Aurora Rangeview High School Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,240 students
    1.2 miles
    17599 East Iliff Ave
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 695-6848
    1.2 9-12 2,240

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