Iowa City Community School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 17 public preschools serving 6,782 students in Iowa City Community School District. The top ranked public preschools in Iowa City Community School District are Bohumil Shimek Elementary School, Lincoln Elementary School and Longfellow Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public preschools in Iowa City Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Iowa public pre school average of 75%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Iowa public preschool average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameIowa City Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.iowacityschools.org
School District Phone Number(319) 688-1000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools17 Schools515 Schools
# of Students6,782 Students173,353 Students
# of Teachers439 Teachers12,061 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Comparison

Iowa City Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 270 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 91% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#255 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Iowa City Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Iowa City 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)
73%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa City 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
91%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Iowa City 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
0.620.42
# of American Indian Students23 Students566 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students348 Students4,194 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# of Hispanic Students765 Students18,513 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
11%
# of Black Students1,374 Students11,236 Students
% Black Students
20%
7%
# of White Students3,890 Students130,744 Students
% White Students
58%
76%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students521 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students375 Students7,579 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:41321,750
# of Students in Kindergarten:96129,460
# of Students in 1st Grade:92725,672
# of Students in 2nd Grade:96925,637
# of Students in 3rd Grade:87023,784
# of Students in 4th Grade:91823,027
# of Students in 5th Grade:86318,482
# of Students in 6th Grade:8615,422
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 67
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 52
# of Students in 9th Grade: - -
# of Students in 10th Grade: - -
# of Students in 11th Grade: - -
# of Students in 12th Grade: - -
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,635 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 $15,510 is higher 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$194 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Iowa City 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$221 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Iowa City 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$13,635$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Iowa City 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$15,510$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Iowa City 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.

Iowa City Community School District Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Bohumil Shimek Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1400 Grissel Place
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1160

    Grades: PK-6 | 241 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    300 Teeters Court
    Iowa City, IA 52246
    (319) 688-1130

    Grades: PK-6 | 229 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Longfellow Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1130 Seymour Ave
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1135

    Grades: PK-6 | 335 students
  • Rank: #44.
    James Van Allen Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    170 Abigail Ave
    North Liberty, IA 52317
    (319) 688-1185

    Grades: PK-6 | 565 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Herbert Hoover Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2200 E Court St
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1110

    Grades: PK-6 | 296 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Buford Garner Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    80 Birch Street
    North Liberty, IA 52317
    (319) 688-1190

    Grades: PK-6 | 663 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Norman Borlaug Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1000 Kennedy Parkway
    Coralville, IA 52241
    (319) 688-1155

    Grades: PK-6 | 494 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Helen Lemme Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3100 Washington St
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1125

    Grades: PK-6 | 376 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Penn Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    230 N Dubuque St
    North Liberty, IA 52317
    (319) 688-1150

    Grades: PK-6 | 673 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Weber Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3850 Rohret Road
    Iowa City, IA 52246
    (319) 688-1170

    Grades: PK-6 | 496 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Central Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 6th St
    Coralville, IA 52241
    (319) 688-1100

    Grades: PK-6 | 465 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Horace Mann Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    521 N Dodge St
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1145

    Grades: PK-6 | 239 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1355 Deforest Avenue
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1165

    Grades: PK-6 | 376 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Grant Wood Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1930 Lakeside Dr
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1180

    Grades: PK-6 | 306 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Hills Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Main St
    Hills, IA 52235
    (319) 688-1105

    Grades: PK-6 | 223 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Kirkwood Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1401 9th St
    Coralville, IA 52241
    (319) 688-1120

    Grades: PK-6 | 353 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Alexander Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3571 Sycamore St.
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1095

    Grades: PK-6 | 452 students
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