Wapsie Valley Comm School District
- For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Wapsie Valley Comm School District serving 624 students in Fairbank, Iowa.
- Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa state average of 23%.
- The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.
Wapsie Valley Comm School District (2019-20)
- School Location Grades Students
- Fairbank Fairbank Elementary School311 5th St N
Fairbank, IA 50629
Grades: PK-6 | 212 students
- Readlyn Readlyn Elementary School200 E 4th St
Readlyn, IA 50668
Grades: PK-6 | 133 students
- Fairbank Wapsie Valley High School2535 Viking Ave
Fairbank, IA 50629
Grades: 7-12 | 279 students
|School District Name||Wapsie Valley Comm School District|
|# of Schools||n/a|
|# of Students||624 students|
|# of Teachers||48 Teacher(s)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1|
|# of Male Students||328 students|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||296 students|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||2 students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||14 students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||n/a|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||604 students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||4 students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||44|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||33|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||41|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||39|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||51|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||40|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||52|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||45|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||49|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||42|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||42|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||47|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||52|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||47|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-|
- Wapsie Valley Comm School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (IA)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $9,773 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 $17,112 is higher 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 Data||This School District||This State (IA)|
|Total Revenue||$8 MM||$7 MM|
|Spending||$13 MM||$7 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$9,773||$10,736|
|Spending / Student||$17,112||$10,774|
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