600 S. Locust St.
Lenox, IA 50851
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lenox Elementary School serves 299 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lenox Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lenox Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

Lenox Elementary School's student population of 299 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Lenox Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lenox Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#232 out of 1227 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
26%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
73%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 299 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Top 30%)

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