East Union Comm School District

1916 High School Dr
Afton, IA 50830
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

East Union Comm School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Iowa for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 503 students in East Union Comm School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Iowa.
Public Elementary Schools in East Union Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Iowa public elementary school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 65% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public elementary school average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
2 Schools
944 Schools
# Students
503 Students
325,837 Students
# Teachers
44 Teachers
23,427 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

East Union Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 327 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IA)
#207 out of 327 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of East Union Comm   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
65%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Union Comm   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 2020-21 school year data.
67%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Union 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 2020-21 school year data.
≥90%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of East Union Comm   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.13
0.45
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,403 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
8,024 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
24 Students
38,802 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
12%
# Black Students
1 Student
21,774 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# White Students
469 Students
238,129 Students
% White Students
93%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,678 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
9 Students
16,016 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
23
17,617
# Students in K Grade:
41
37,395
# Students in 1st Grade:
30
35,185
# Students in 2nd Grade:
22
35,507
# Students in 3rd Grade:
41
35,271
# Students in 4th Grade:
38
34,910
# Students in 5th Grade:
41
35,083
# Students in 6th Grade:
24
36,361
# Students in 7th Grade:
36
26,308
# Students in 8th Grade:
48
24,837
# Students in 9th Grade:
39
1,864
# Students in 10th Grade:
34
1,895
# Students in 11th Grade:
41
1,848
# Students in 12th Grade:
45
1,756
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,565 is higher than the state median of $16,392. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,980 is higher than the state median of $15,968. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue
$9 MM
$8,262 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Union Comm   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$9 MM
$8,048 MM
This chart display total spending of East Union Comm   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,565
$16,392
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Union Comm   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,980
$15,968
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Union Comm   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best East Union Comm School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
East Union Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1916 High School Dr.
Afton, IA 50830
(641) 347-5411
Grades: PK-5
| 236 students
Rank: #22.
East Union Middle-high School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1916 High School Dr
Afton, IA 50830
(641) 347-8421
Grades: 6-12
| 267 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 503 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50% in IA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 65% (Btm 50%)
  • : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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