Southeast Polk Community School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public preschools serving 2,734 students in Southeast Polk Community School District. The top ranked public preschools in Southeast Polk Community School District are Mitchellville Elementary School, Altoona Elementary School and Centennial Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public preschools in Southeast Polk Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 80% (versus the Iowa public pre school average of 75%), and reading proficiency score of 83% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Iowa public preschool average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSoutheast Polk Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.southeastpolk.org
School District Phone Number(515) 967-4294
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools6 Schools514 Schools
# of Students2,734 Students173,290 Students
# of Teachers184 Teachers12,059 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1

District Comparison

Southeast Polk Community School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 270 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 95% has decreased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#119 out of 333 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southeast Polk Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southeast Polk 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)
82%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southeast Polk 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
95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southeast Polk Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.370.42
# of American Indian Students7 Students566 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students45 Students4,194 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students192 Students18,513 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
11%
# of Black Students179 Students11,235 Students
% Black Students
6%
7%
# of White Students2,148 Students130,682 Students
% White Students
79%
75%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students521 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students158 Students7,579 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:35121,687
# of Students in Kindergarten:37529,460
# of Students in 1st Grade:36825,672
# of Students in 2nd Grade:40625,637
# of Students in 3rd Grade:37623,784
# of Students in 4th Grade:42823,027
# of Students in 5th Grade:43018,482
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 5,422
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 67
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 52
# of Students in 9th Grade: - -
# of Students in 10th Grade: - -
# of Students in 11th Grade: - -
# of Students in 12th Grade: - -
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,063 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,850 is less than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$100 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southeast Polk 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$85 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Southeast Polk 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$14,063$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southeast Polk 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$11,850$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southeast Polk 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.

Southeast Polk Community School District Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Mitchellville Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    308 Elm Ave Nw
    Mitchellville, IA 50169
    (515) 967-4274

    Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Altoona Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    301 6th St Sw
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-3771

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Centennial Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    910 7th Ave Se
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-2109

    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Delaware Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4401 E 46th St
    Des Moines, IA 50317
    (515) 262-3197

    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Clay Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3200 First Avenue S.
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-4198

    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Willowbrook Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 17th Ave Sw
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-7512

    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
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