Clarinda Community School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 774 students in Clarinda Community School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Clarinda Community School District are Garfield Elementary School and Clarinda Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Clarinda Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 73% (versus the Iowa public elementary school average of 75%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 73% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public elementary school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameClarinda Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.clarinda.k12.ia.us
School District Phone Number(712) 542-5165
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools2 Schools940 Schools
# of Students774 Students335,479 Students
# of Teachers45 Teachers23,211 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1

District Comparison

Clarinda Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 332 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#230 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clarinda Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clarinda 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)
75%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clarinda 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 Clarinda Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.160.42
# of American Indian Students1 Student1,298 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students11 Students8,120 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students19 Students36,939 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
11%
# of Black Students2 Students21,227 Students
% Black Students
n/a
6%
# of White Students710 Students252,322 Students
% White Students
92%
75%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a951 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students31 Students14,622 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3518,426
# of Students in Kindergarten:9537,186
# of Students in 1st Grade:8134,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7736,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7736,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:8737,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:7537,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:8937,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:8528,407
# of Students in 8th Grade:7325,432
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 1,244
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 1,266
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 1,246
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 1,304
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,524 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,930 is less than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$13 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clarinda Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$12 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Clarinda Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,524$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clarinda Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,930$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clarinda Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Clarinda Community School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Garfield Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    901 S. 15th
    Clarinda, IA 51632
    (712) 542-4510

    Grades: PK-4 | 452 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Clarinda Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    305 E. Glenn Miller Dr.
    Clarinda, IA 51632
    (712) 542-2132

    Grades: 5-8 | 322 students
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