Earlham Community School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 609 students in Earlham Community School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Iowa.
Public Schools in Earlham Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 82% (versus the Iowa public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 68% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Earlham Community School District are Earlham Middle School, Earlham Elementary School and Earlham Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Earlham Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Earlham Community School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Iowa for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Earlham Community School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,317 Schools
# Students
609 Students
499,674 Students
# Teachers
48 Teachers
34,193 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Earlham Community School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 329 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IA)
Overall District Rank
#104 out of 330 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Earlham Community   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Earlham 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Earlham 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Earlham Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.11
0.41
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,864 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3 Students
12,622 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
11 Students
54,055 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
11%
# Black Students
10 Students
30,532 Students
% Black Students
2%
6%
# White Students
573 Students
379,327 Students
% White Students
94%
76%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,349 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
12 Students
19,925 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
42
21,774
# Students in K Grade:
37
37,963
# Students in 1st Grade:
31
34,641
# Students in 2nd Grade:
35
35,731
# Students in 3rd Grade:
40
36,337
# Students in 4th Grade:
55
37,588
# Students in 5th Grade:
38
37,699
# Students in 6th Grade:
45
37,452
# Students in 7th Grade:
31
36,942
# Students in 8th Grade:
54
36,261
# Students in 9th Grade:
42
37,617
# Students in 10th Grade:
53
36,969
# Students in 11th Grade:
48
36,040
# Students in 12th Grade:
58
36,660
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,701 is higher than the state median of $14,258. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,215 is higher than the state median of $13,868. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue
$9 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Earlham Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Earlham Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,701
$14,258
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Earlham Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,215
$13,868
This chart display average spending per public school student in Earlham Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Earlham Community School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Earlham Middle School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
535 N Chestnut Ave
Earlham, IA 50072
(515) 758-2214
Grades: 7-8
| 85 students
Rank: #22.
Earlham Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
535 N Chestnut Ave
Earlham, IA 50072
(515) 758-2213
Grades: PK-6
| 323 students
Rank: #33.
Earlham Senior High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
535 N Chestnut Ave
Earlham, IA 50072
(515) 758-2235
Grades: 9-12
| 201 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Earlham Community School District
  • 535 N Chestnut Ave, Earlham, IA, 50072
  • (515) 758-2235
  • ecsdcards.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 609 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in IA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.11

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