Oskaloosa Elementary School

1801 Orchard Ave
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Oskaloosa Elementary School serves 972 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Oskaloosa Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Oskaloosa Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Oskaloosa Elementary School's student population of 972 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students972 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

Oskaloosa Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Oskaloosa Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#905 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
87%
76%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOskaloosa Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oskaloosa Elementary School is Oskaloosa High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Oskaloosa Middle School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oskaloosa Oskaloosa High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 702 students
    1.2 miles
    1816 N 3rd Extension
    Oskaloosa, IA 52577
    (641) 673-3407
    1.2 9-12 702
  • Oskaloosa Oskaloosa Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 499 students
    1.2 miles
    1704 N 3rd St
    Oskaloosa, IA 52577
    (641) 673-8308
    1.2 6-8 499
  • Oskaloosa Webster Building
    Grades: PK | 101 students
    1.8 miles
    508 S 7th
    Oskaloosa, IA 52577
    (641) 673-8092
    1.8 PK 101
  • Eddyville Eddyville Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 335 students
    10.2 miles
    702 Vance Street
    Eddyville, IA 52553
    (641) 969-4281
    10.2 PK-6 335
  • Eddyville Eddyville-blakesburg- Fremont Jr/sr High School Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 451 students
    10.3 miles
    1301 Berdan St
    Eddyville, IA 52553
    (641) 969-4288
    10.3 7-12 451

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