3800 Nw Abilene Rd
Ankeny, IA 50023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Rock Creek Elementary School serves 708 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Rock Creek Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Rock Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Rock Creek Elementary School's student population of 708 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
708 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Rock Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Rock Creek Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#183 out of 1227 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
82%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 708 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32

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