308 310th Street
Fenton, IA 50539
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
North Union Elementary School serves 172 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
North Union Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

North Union Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

North Union Elementary School's student population of 172 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

North Union Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of North Union Elementary School is 0.15, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#518 out of 1227 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
92%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 172 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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