Madison Elementary School

950 E. University St.
Pella, IA 50219
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 449 students in grades Prekindergarten-3, Madison Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 68%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 449 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 30% in IA
  • : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Madison Elementary School's student population of 449 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Madison Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,221 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Madison Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#341 out of 1221 schools
(Top 30%)
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80-84%
64%
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65-69%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
92%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Madison Elementary School's ranking?
Madison Elementary School is ranked #341 out of 1,221 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Iowa.
What schools are Madison Elementary School often compared to?
Madison Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lincoln Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
80-84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
How many students attend Madison Elementary School?
449 students attend Madison Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Madison Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Madison Elementary School?
Madison Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Madison Elementary School offer ?
Madison Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Madison Elementary School part of?
Madison Elementary School is part of Pella Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 449 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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