Monroe Elementary School

400 N Jasper
Monroe, IA 50170
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 279 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Monroe Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 279 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • : Bottom 50% in IA
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Monroe Elementary School's student population of 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Monroe Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Monroe Elementary School is 0.04, 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)
#741 out of 1233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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55-59%
64%
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70-74%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
98%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
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 Monroe Elementary School's ranking?
Monroe Elementary School is ranked #741 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
How many students attend Monroe Elementary School?
279 students attend Monroe Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Monroe Elementary School students are White, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Monroe Elementary School?
Monroe Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Monroe Elementary School offer ?
Monroe Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Monroe Elementary School part of?
Monroe Elementary School is part of PCM Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 279 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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