Joy Elementary School (Closed 2013)
Joy Elementary School served 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year Data
State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(11-12)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(11-12)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education
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