Marnie Simons Elementary School

  • Marnie Simons Elementary School serves 126 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Marnie Simons Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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 126 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students126 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marnie Simons Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marnie Simons Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. 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#329 out of 1239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
92%
77%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marnie Simons Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.150.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marnie Simons Elementary 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 NameHamburg Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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