Mmcru Marcus Elementary School

  • Mmcru Marcus Elementary School serves 189 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mmcru Marcus Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Mmcru Marcus Elementary School's student population of 189 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students189 students
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Mmcru Marcus Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Mmcru Marcus Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mmcru Marcus Elementary School is 0.20, 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#84 out of 1239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
77%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Hispanic
6%
11%
Black
1%
6%
White
89%
77%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mmcru Marcus Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.200.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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