North Mahaska Elementary School

  • North Mahaska Elementary School serves 322 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Mahaska Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • North Mahaska Elementary School's student population of 322 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Mahaska Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Mahaska Elementary School is 0.07, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#376 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Mahaska Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Mahaska 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
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11%
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Black
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6%
White
100%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Mahaska Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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4%
Diversity Score0.070.41
This chart display the diversity score of North Mahaska Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Mahaska Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Mahaska Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Mahaska Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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