Nashua-Plainfield Community School District

All
(3)
All
(3)
 
High
(1)
High
(1)
 
Middle
(1)
Middle
(1)
 
Elementary
(2)
Elementary
(2)
 
Pre-K
(1)
Pre-K
(1)
 

Overview

School District NameNashua-Plainfield Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.nashua-plainfield.k12.ia.us
School District Phone Number(641) 435-4835
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools3 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students613 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers47 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Nashua-Plainfield 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 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#217 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nashua-Plainfield 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)
76%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nashua-Plainfield 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≥90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nashua-Plainfield Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.100.41
# of American Indian Students2 Students1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a12,683 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students7 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# of Black Students6 Students30,879 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# of White Students580 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
95%
76%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students18 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4222,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:3338,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:4034,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5836,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3236,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:5037,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:5137,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:4337,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:4037,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:4336,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:4637,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:3337,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:4636,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:5636,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,679 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,669 is less than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$8 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nashua-Plainfield 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$8 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Nashua-Plainfield 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$13,679$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nashua-Plainfield 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$12,669$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nashua-Plainfield 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.

Nashua-Plainfield Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Nashua-plainfield Junior-seniorhigh School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    612 Greeley St
    Nashua, IA 50658
    (641) 435-4166

    Grades: 7-12 | 264 students
  • Nashua-plainfield Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    621 Panama St
    Nashua, IA 50658
    (641) 435-4114

    Grades: PK-3 | 205 students
  • Nashua-plainfield Intermediate School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    417 Main St
    Nashua, IA 50658
    (319) 276-4451

    Grades: 4-6 | 144 students
Recent Articles
Learn about whether or not public school students are prepared to enter into the "real world" upon graduation, and how schools are changing their curriculum to meet changing economic needs.
Many school districts are hiking up the price of school lunches this year. We’ll take a look at some of the reasons for the trend, including the child nutritional bill that President Obama signed into law last year.
There is no denying that being a public school teacher has its challenges, but some are more apparent than others. Keep reading to learn about the top ten challenges facing public school teachers this year.