Lenihan Intermediate School

  • Lenihan Intermediate School serves 697 students in grades 5-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • Lenihan Intermediate School operates within the Marshalltown Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 697 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students697 students
Lenihan Intermediate School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender %Lenihan Intermediate School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Lenihan Intermediate School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeLenihan Intermediate School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
Lenihan Intermediate School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
American Indian
n/an/a
Lenihan Intermediate School American Indian Students (2007-2009)
Asian
5%
2%
Lenihan Intermediate School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
53%
10%
Lenihan Intermediate School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
2%
5%
Lenihan Intermediate School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
38%
78%
Lenihan Intermediate School White Students (2007-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Lenihan Intermediate School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLenihan Intermediate School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.580.38
Lenihan Intermediate School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
34%
Lenihan Intermediate School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Lenihan Intermediate School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Marshalltown Community School District's student population of 5,033 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,958 in this district is less than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,514 is less than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District NameMarshalltown Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed5,033673
Marshalltown Community School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$55 MM$7 MM
Marshalltown Community School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$53 MM$7 MM
Marshalltown Community School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,958$11,259
Marshalltown Community School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,514$11,298
Marshalltown Community School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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  • MarshalltownMarshalltown High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1451 students
    0.4 miles
    1602 S 2nd Ave
    MarshalltownIA 50158
    (641)754-1130
    0.49-121451
  • MarshalltownAnson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 360 students
    0.5 miles
    1016 S 3rd Ave
    MarshalltownIA 50158
    (641)754-1020
    0.5PK-4360
  • MarshalltownFisher Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 422 students
    0.5 miles
    2001 S 4th St
    MarshalltownIA 50158
    (641)754-1030
    0.5PK-4422
  • MarshalltownJ C Hoglan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 381 students
    1.1 miles
    2306 S 3rd Ave
    MarshalltownIA 50158
    (641)754-1060
    1.1PK-4381
  • MarshalltownB R Miller Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 726 students
    1.3 miles
    125 S 11th St
    MarshalltownIA 50158
    (641)754-1110
    1.37-8726

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