Mount Pleasant Comm School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,892 students in Mount Pleasant Comm School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
Public Schools in Mount Pleasant Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Iowa public school average of 70%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 68% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Mount Pleasant Comm School District are Salem Elementary School, Harlan Elementary School and Mount Pleasant High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Mount Pleasant Comm School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Mount Pleasant Comm School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,302 Schools
# Students
1,892 Students
498,009 Students
# Teachers
140 Teachers
35,012 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Mount Pleasant Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 326 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IA)
Overall District Rank
#225 out of 330 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mount Pleasant Comm   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mount Pleasant 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mount Pleasant 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mount Pleasant Comm   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.38
0.44
# American Indian Students
3 Students
1,788 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
73 Students
12,705 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
208 Students
58,225 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
12%
# Black Students
53 Students
32,550 Students
% Black Students
3%
7%
# White Students
1,473 Students
368,419 Students
% White Students
78%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,926 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
82 Students
22,395 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
82
19,916
# Students in K Grade:
135
37,524
# Students in 1st Grade:
133
35,040
# Students in 2nd Grade:
124
34,795
# Students in 3rd Grade:
145
34,420
# Students in 4th Grade:
134
34,642
# Students in 5th Grade:
139
35,873
# Students in 6th Grade:
118
36,868
# Students in 7th Grade:
152
38,538
# Students in 8th Grade:
155
38,657
# Students in 9th Grade:
137
39,103
# Students in 10th Grade:
155
38,361
# Students in 11th Grade:
137
36,878
# Students in 12th Grade:
146
37,394
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,922 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,091. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,729 is higher than the state median of $13,688. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue
$26 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mount Pleasant Comm   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$26 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Mount Pleasant Comm   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,922
$14,091
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mount Pleasant Comm   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,729
$13,688
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mount Pleasant Comm   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Mount Pleasant Comm School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Salem Elementary School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
412 E. Jackson St.
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 258-7799
Grades: PK-5
| 103 students
Rank: #22.
Harlan Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1001 N. Main Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-7762
Grades: K-5
| 220 students
Rank: #33.
Mount Pleasant High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2104 S. Grand Avenue
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 564 students
Rank: #44.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
501 S Corkhill
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-7765
Grades: K-5
| 233 students
Rank: #55.
Mount Pleasant Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
414 N Adams
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-7730
Grades: 6-8
| 425 students
Rank: #66.
Van Allen Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 E Henry Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-7771
Grades: PK-5
| 336 students
Wisdomquest Education Center
Alternative School
Math: <50%
401 E. Monroe Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-7709
Grades: 10-12
| 11 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Mount Pleasant Community School District
  • 1010 E. Washington St., Mount Pleasant, IA, 52641
  • (319) 385-7750
  • mt-pleasant.k12.ia.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,892 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in IA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38

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