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  • 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 School
    311 5th St N
    Fairbank, IA 50629
    (319)635-2071

    Grades: PK-6 | 212 students
  • Readlyn Readlyn Elementary School
    200 E 4th St
    Readlyn, IA 50668
    (319)279-3323

    Grades: PK-6 | 133 students
  • Fairbank Wapsie Valley High School
    2535 Viking Ave
    Fairbank, IA 50629
    (319)638-6711

    Grades: 7-12 | 279 students

Overview

School District NameWapsie Valley Comm School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students624 students
# of Teachers48 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students328 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students296 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students14 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students604 students
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students4 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

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: -

District Comparison

  • 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 DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
75%
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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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 DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$8 MM$7 MM
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Spending$13 MM$7 MM
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Revenue / Student$9,773$10,736
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wapsie Valley Comm School District and average revenue per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,112$10,774
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wapsie Valley 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?
Wapsie Valley Comm School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.06, which is lower than the Iowa average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Wapsie Valley High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.