Morning Sun Community School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there is 1 public school in Morning Sun Community School District, serving 115 students. Morning Sun Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
  • Public school in Morning Sun Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
  • The top ranked public school in Morning Sun Community School District is Morning Sun Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Iowa public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameMorning Sun Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mscsd.org
School District Phone Number(319) 868-7701
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools1 School1,330 Schools
# of Students115 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers10 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1

District Comparison

  • Morning Sun Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 332 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 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#318 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morning Sun 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)60-69%
74%
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.100.41
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a12,683 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students3 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
11%
# of Black Students1 Student30,879 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# of White Students109 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
95%
76%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1822,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:1338,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:1534,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1236,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1436,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:1937,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:1537,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:937,546
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 37,038
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 36,371
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 37,643
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 37,027
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 36,147
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 36,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $28,957 is higher than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $23,304 is higher than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$3 MM$10 MM
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Spending$3 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Morning Sun 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$28,957$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Morning Sun 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$23,304$13,630
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Morning Sun Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Morning Sun Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    311 Division Street
    Morning Sun, IA 52640
    (319) 868-7701

    Grades: PK-6 | 115 students
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