313 15th St. Se
Mason City, IA 50401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Roosevelt Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Roosevelt 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Roosevelt Elementary School's student population of 419 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Roosevelt Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Roosevelt Elementary School is 0.45, which is more 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
#935 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
11%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
72%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 30%)

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