Lenihan Intermediate School

  • Lenihan Intermediate School serves 744 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Lenihan Intermediate School's student population of 744 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students744 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lenihan Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lenihan Intermediate School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#1132 out of 1,252 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lenihan Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
56%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lenihan Intermediate School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lenihan Intermediate School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
33%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lenihan Intermediate School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lenihan Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.580.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lenihan Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lenihan Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarshalltown Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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