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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Belle Plaine Comm School District serving 549 students in Belle Plaine, Iowa.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Iowa state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Belle Plaine Comm School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Belle Plaine Belle Plaine Jr/sr High School
    610 13th Ave South
    Belle Plaine, IA 52208
    (319)444-3720

    Grades: 7-12 | 255 students
  • Belle Plaine Longfellow Elementary School
    707 7th St
    Belle Plaine, IA 52208
    (319)444-3002

    Grades: PK-6 | 294 students

Overview

School District NameBelle Plaine Comm School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students549 students
# of Teachers42 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students283 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students266 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.11
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students3 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students12 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students519 students
% White Students
94%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students9 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:33
# of Students in Kindergarten:52
# of Students in 1st Grade:37
# of Students in 2nd Grade:38
# of Students in 3rd Grade:28
# of Students in 4th Grade:36
# of Students in 5th Grade:27
# of Students in 6th Grade:43
# of Students in 7th Grade:47
# of Students in 8th Grade:39
# of Students in 9th Grade:45
# of Students in 10th Grade:47
# of Students in 11th Grade:40
# of Students in 12th Grade:37
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Belle Plaine Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 334 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
75%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belle Plaine Comm 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-89%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,455 is higher than the state average of $10,736. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $21,015 is higher than the state average of $10,774. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$7 MM$7 MM
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Spending$13 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Belle Plaine Comm School District and average spending for each school distric in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,455$10,736
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Spending / Student$21,015$10,774
This chart display average spending per public school student in Belle Plaine Comm School District and average spending per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Belle Plaine Comm School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.11, which is lower than the Iowa average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Longfellow Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.