Nora Springs Elementary School (Closed 2017)

  • Nora Springs Elementary School served 166 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 80-89% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 80-89% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 7% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students166 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nora Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
93%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nora Springs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.130.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nora Springs 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 NameNora Springs-rock Falls Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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