Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School (Closed 2016)

202 E Harrison
Pomeroy, IA 50575
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School served 306 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 85-89% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 79%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-84% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students306 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
85-89%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pocahontal Area Pomeroy 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
80-84%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pocahontal Area Pomeroy 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
90%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.190.41
This chart display the diversity score of Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pocahontal Area Pomeroy 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
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pocahontal Area Pomeroy 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 NamePocahontas Area Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary School is Manson Northwest Webster Junior High/high School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Central Calhoun Elementary Building (10.7 miles away)
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