Ballard Community School District

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Overview

School District NameBallard Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ballard.k12.ia.us
School District Phone Number(515) 597-2811
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools4 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students1,715 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers112 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Ballard Community School District, which is ranked within the
    8/
    10
    , top 30% of all 332 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ballard Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ballard Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ballard Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.130.41
# of American Indian Students8 Students1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students2 Students12,683 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students38 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
11%
# of Black Students32 Students30,879 Students
% Black Students
2%
6%
# of White Students1,603 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
94%
76%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students24 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2722,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:12938,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:12534,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:11736,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:14336,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:12337,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:13937,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:11137,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:11637,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:12136,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:14937,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:15037,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:12936,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:13636,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,242 in this school district is less than the state average of 10550. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,628 is higher than the state average of $10,645. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$17 MM7427000
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Spending$21 MM7494000
This chart display total spending of Ballard Community   School District and average spending for each school distric in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,24210550
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ballard Community   School District and average revenue per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,62810645
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ballard Community   School District and average spending per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Ballard Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Ballard High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    701 Ballard Drive
    Huxley, IA 50124
    (515) 597-2971

    Grades: 9-12 | 564 students
  • Ballard East Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    505 W 4th St
    Cambridge, IA 50046
    (515) 220-4306

    Grades: 3-5 | 405 students
  • Ballard Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    509 N Main Ave
    Huxley, IA 50124
    (515) 597-2815

    Grades: 6-8 | 348 students
  • Ballard West Elementary School
    105 E Main St
    Slater, IA 50244
    (515) 228-3890

    Grades: PK-2 | 398 students
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