Top Lyon County Public Elementary Schools

All
(10)
All
(10)
 
High
(3)
High
(3)
 
Middle
(3)
Middle
(3)
 
Elementary
(6)
Elementary
(6)
 
Pre-K
(3)
Pre-K
(3)
 
Private
(2)
Private
(2)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools in Lyon County, IA, serving 1,424 students. Lyon County, IA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Iowa public elementary school average of 75%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 73% statewide average). Elementary schools in Lyon County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Iowa public elementary schools.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Lyon County, IA are Central Lyon Elementary School, West Lyon Elementary School and Central Lyon Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public elementary school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa public elementary school average of 14:1.

Top Lyon County Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Central Lyon Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1105 S Story
    Rock Rapids, IA 51246
    (712) 472-2664

    Grades: PK-5 | 412 students
  • West Lyon Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1787 182nd Street
    Inwood, IA 51240
    (712) 753-4917

    Grades: PK-6 | 549 students
  • Central Lyon Middle School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1105 S Story
    Rock Rapids, IA 51246
    (712) 472-2664

    Grades: 6-8 | 177 students
  • George Elementary School Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 E Indiana Ave
    George, IA 51237
    (712) 475-3675

    Grades: PK-3 | 138 students
  • George-little Rock Middle School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    134 1st Ave
    Little Rock, IA 51243
    (712) 479-2771

    Grades: 6-8 | 100 students
  • Little Rock Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    134 1st Ave
    Little Rock, IA 51243
    (712) 479-2771

    Grades: 4-5 | 48 students
Recent Articles
As part of our on-going coverage of food reform in public schools, we report on the growing, nationwide trend by school districts to get sugary drinks out of schools – as well as the most recent evidence linking these beverages to a host of health issues.
Jay McDowell, a public school teacher in Howell, evicted a student for making anti-homosexual comments, but now the instructor faces suspension. Learn about the national controversy that involves this local Michigan teacher.
A six-year old in Aurora, Colorado, was suspended after singing an LMFAO song to a little girl in his class and reportedly “shaking his booty.” We look at the case and the sexual harassment problem in public schools today.