Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in Iowa (2022)

Public elementary schools in Iowa achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 67% (2022).
The public elementary schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Iowa is Hospers Elementary School with ≥95%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in Iowa (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
RLA Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Hospers Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: PK-5
201 4th Ave S
Hospers, IA 51238
(712) 752-8480
Rank: #22.
Gilbert Middle School
Math: 94% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: 6-8
201 E. Mathews
Gilbert, IA 50105
(515) 232-0540
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Hopewell Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: PK-6
3900 Hopewell Ave
Bettendorf, IA 52722
(563) 332-0250
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Orange City Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: PK-5
312 1st St Nw
Orange City, IA 51041
(712) 737-4606
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Delhi Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 3-5
112 3rd St
Delhi, IA 52223
(563) 922-9411
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Denver Middle School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 6-8
540 Lincoln
Denver, IA 50622
(319) 984-6041
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: PK-6
300 Teeters Court
Iowa City, IA 52246
(319) 688-1130
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Maquoketa Valley Middle School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 6-8
112 3rd St.
Delhi, IA 52223
(563) 922-9411
Rank: #5 - 95. - 9.
Mitchellville Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: PK-5
308 Elm Ave Nw
Mitchellville, IA 50169
(515) 967-4274
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Northeast Elementary School
Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: PK-5
1705 Ne Trilein
Ankeny, IA 50021
(515) 965-9620
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Treynor Middle School
Math: 92% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: 6-8
102 E Main St
Treynor, IA 51575
(712) 487-3181
Rank: #1212.
North Polk Middle School
Math: 93% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: 6-8
315 Ne 141st Ave.
Alleman, IA 50007
(515) 984-3400
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Andrew Elementary School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: PK-5
13 S Marion
Andrew, IA 52030
(563) 672-3221
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Mallard Elementary School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: K-4
414 Micawber St
Mallard, IA 50562
(712) 425-3452
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
North Ridge Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: K-5
400 Nw 27th St
Grimes, IA 50111
(515) 986-5674
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Pleasant View Elementary School
Math: 96% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: K-6
6333 Crow Creek Road
Bettendorf, IA 52722
(563) 332-5575
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Solon Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: 5-8
1775 Racine Ave.
Solon, IA 52333
(319) 624-2381
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Walnut Hills Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: PK-5
4240 156th St
Urbandale, IA 50323
(515) 987-3585
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Cowles Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: PK-8
6401 College Ave
Windsor Heights, IA 50324
(515) 242-7818
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Grant Ragan Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: PK-5
645 Ne Dartmoor Drive
Waukee, IA 50263
(515) 987-0435
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Paul Norton Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: K-5
4485 Greenbrier Dr
Bettendorf, IA 52722
(563) 332-8936
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Prairie Ridge Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: 6-7
1010 Nw Prairie Ridge Dr
Ankeny, IA 50023
(515) 965-9705
Rank: #19 - 2319. - 23.
Summit Middle School
Math: 88% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: 6-7
9500 Windsor Parkway
Johnston, IA 50131
(515) 986-0318
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Aurora Heights Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-4
310 E 23rd St S
Newton, IA 50208
(641) 792-7324
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Baxter High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: 6-12
202 E State
Baxter, IA 50028
(641) 227-3103
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Bedford Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-5
906 Pennsylvania St
Bedford, IA 50833
(712) 523-2116
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Cascade Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-6
110 Harrison St Se
Cascade, IA 52033
(563) 852-3335
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Clayton Ridge Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-3
131 S River Park Dr
Guttenberg, IA 52052
(563) 252-1747
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Dike Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-4
330 Main St
Dike, IA 50624
(319) 989-2487
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
East Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-4
501 Normal College Ave
Sheldon, IA 51201
(712) 324-4337
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Grundy Center Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-4
903 9th St
Grundy Center, IA 50638
(319) 825-5461
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
Heritage Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-5
500 Ne Beaverbrooke Blvd
Grimes, IA 50111
(515) 300-9627
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
La Porte City Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-5
515 Fillmore
La Porte City, IA 50651
(319) 342-3033
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
New Albin Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-6
401 Locust Se
New Albin, IA 52160
(563) 544-4246
Rank: #24 - 4324. - 43.
New Hartford Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-5
508 Beaver
New Hartford, IA 50660
(319) 983-2206
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