Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Comm School District

501 S 7th St
Mapleton, IA 51034
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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 preschools serving 236 students in Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Comm School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Iowa.
Public Preschools in Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Iowa public pre school average of 67%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 63% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public preschool average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
4 Schools
481 Schools
# Students
653 Students
151,188 Students
# Teachers
58 Teachers
10,908 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IA)
#220 out of 327 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Comm   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
57%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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.
70%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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.
80-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Comm   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.17
0.42
# American Indian Students
5 Students
533 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
3,081 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
32 Students
16,853 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
11%
# Black Students
14 Students
9,355 Students
% Black Students
2%
6%
# White Students
593 Students
113,468 Students
% White Students
91%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
689 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
7,206 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
29
22,497
# Students in K Grade:
35
26,794
# Students in 1st Grade:
41
22,885
# Students in 2nd Grade:
29
21,686
# Students in 3rd Grade:
37
19,680
# Students in 4th Grade:
28
17,713
# Students in 5th Grade:
37
13,769
# Students in 6th Grade:
41
5,578
# Students in 7th Grade:
46
124
# Students in 8th Grade:
51
143
# Students in 9th Grade:
76
64
# Students in 10th Grade:
74
83
# Students in 11th Grade:
69
82
# Students in 12th Grade:
60
90
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,251 is higher than the state median of $16,392. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,202 is less than the state median of $15,968. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue
$11 MM
$8,262 MM
This chart display total revenue of Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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
$10 MM
$8,048 MM
This chart display total spending of Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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
$17,251
$16,392
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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
$15,202
$15,968
This chart display average spending per public school student in Maple Valley-Anthon Oto 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 Maple Valley-Anthon Oto Comm School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Anthon Elementary School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
110 W Division
Anthon, IA 51004
(712) 373-5244
Grades: PK-5
| 66 students
Rank: #22.
Mapleton Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
501 South 7th
Mapleton, IA 51034
(712) 881-1319
Grades: PK-5
| 170 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 653 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 80-89% (Btm 50% in IA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 57% (Btm 50%)
  • : 70% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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