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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Spencer Comm School District serving 1,982 students in Spencer, Iowa.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

Spencer Comm School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Spencer Fairview Park Elementary School
    1508 5th Ave. East
    Spencer, IA 51301
    (712)262-4842

    Grades: 2-3 | 276 students
  • Spencer Johnson Elementary School
    724 West 9th Street
    Spencer, IA 51301
    (712)262-2710

    Grades: PK-1 | 357 students
  • Spencer Lincoln Elementary School
    615 4th Ave. Sw
    Spencer, IA 51301
    (712)262-3752

    Grades: 4-5 | 297 students
  • Spencer Spencer High School
    800 E 3rd St
    Spencer, IA 51301
    (712)262-1700

    Grades: 9-12 | 579 students
  • Spencer Spencer Middle School
    1400 10th Avenue East
    Spencer, IA 51301
    (712)262-3345

    Grades: 6-8 | 473 students

Overview

School District NameSpencer Comm School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,982 students
# of Teachers138 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students995 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students987 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.20
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students16 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students163 students
% Hispanic Students
8%
# of Black Students25 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,758 students
% White Students
89%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students15 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:70
# of Students in Kindergarten:170
# of Students in 1st Grade:117
# of Students in 2nd Grade:141
# of Students in 3rd Grade:135
# of Students in 4th Grade:146
# of Students in 5th Grade:151
# of Students in 6th Grade:147
# of Students in 7th Grade:178
# of Students in 8th Grade:148
# of Students in 9th Grade:147
# of Students in 10th Grade:147
# of Students in 11th Grade:145
# of Students in 12th Grade:140
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Spencer Comm School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 334 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
75%
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,495 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,736. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,081 is less than the state average of $10,774. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$22 MM$7 MM
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Spending$21 MM$7 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,495$10,736
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Spencer Comm School District and average revenue per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,081$10,774
This chart display average spending per public school student in Spencer Comm School District and average spending per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Spencer Comm School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.20, which is lower than the Iowa average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Lincoln Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.