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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 2 public schools in North Union Community School District, serving 370 students. North Union Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
  • Public schools in North Union Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 77% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
  • The top ranked public schools in North Union Community School District are North Union Elementary School and North Union High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Iowa public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameNorth Union Community School District
School District Phone Number(712) 868-3550
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools2 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students370 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers28 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • North Union 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#197 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Union 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)75-79%
74%
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.160.41
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students3 Students12,683 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students19 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
11%
# of Black Students1 Student30,879 Students
% Black Students
n/a
6%
# of White Students338 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
91%
76%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students9 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1522,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:2838,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:1934,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2336,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2836,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:2837,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:3137,957
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 37,546
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 37,038
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 36,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:5337,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:5637,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:4136,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:4836,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,465 is higher than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has declined by 49% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,330 is higher than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has declined by 48% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$7 MM$10 MM
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Spending$6 MM$10 MM
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Revenue / Student$19,465$14,090
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Revenue / Student$17,330$13,630
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North Union Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • North Union Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    308 310th Street
    Fenton, IA 50539
    (515) 889-2261

    Grades: PK-5 | 172 students
  • North Union High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    600 4th Ave
    Armstrong, IA 50514
    (712) 868-3542

    Grades: 9-12 | 198 students
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