Morningside Elementary School

  • Morningside Elementary School serves 681 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Morningside Elementary School's student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students681 students
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Morningside Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Morningside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morningside Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. 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#988 out of 1,252 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
77%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
Hispanic
21%
11%
Black
2%
6%
White
70%
77%
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morningside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.470.25
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux City Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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