Mitchellville Elementary School

  • Mitchellville Elementary School serves 235 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mitchellville Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Mitchellville Elementary School's student population of 235 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students235 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mitchellville Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mitchellville Elementary School is 0.22, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#46 out of 1239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
88%
76%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSoutheast Polk Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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