Marnie Simons Elementary School

309 S St
Hamburg, IA 51640
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Marnie Simons Elementary School serves 98 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Marnie Simons Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Marnie Simons Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Marnie Simons Elementary School's student population of 98 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students98 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Marnie Simons Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Marnie Simons Elementary School is 0.20, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#799 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
89%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamburg Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marnie Simons Elementary School is Sidney High School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hamburg Middle School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hamburg Hamburg Middle School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 45 students
    1.6 miles
    309 S St
    Hamburg, IA 51640
    (712) 382-2017
    1.6 6-8 45
  • Sidney Sidney High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 258 students
    8.8 miles
    2754 Knox Road
    Sidney, IA 51652
    (712) 374-2731
    8.8 7-12 258
  • Sidney Sidney Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 264 students
    9.3 miles
    1002 Illinois St
    Sidney, IA 51652
    (712) 374-2647
    9.3 PK-6 264
  • Nebraska City Nebraska City Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 313 students
    11.4 miles
    909 1st Corso
    Nebraska City, NE 68410
    (402) 873-5591
    11.4 6-8 313
  • Nebraska City Ne Center For Education Of Blind Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    11.6 miles
    824 10th Ave
    Nebraska City, NE 68410
    (402) 873-5513
    11.6 PK-12 n/a

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