Roosevelt Elementary School (Closed 2013)

611 Greenwood Dr
Iowa City, IA 52246
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Roosevelt Elementary School served 289 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Roosevelt Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
55-59%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
50-54%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
11%
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Black
47%
6%
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White
30%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roosevelt Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.670.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Roosevelt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIowa City Community School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Roosevelt Elementary School is Iowa City High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southeast Junior High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ernest Horn Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iowa City Ernest Horn Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 412 students
    0.9 miles
    600 Koser Ave
    Iowa City, IA 52246
    (319) 688-1115
    0.9 K-6 412
  • Iowa City Lincoln Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 229 students
    1.0 miles
    300 Teeters Court
    Iowa City, IA 52246
    (319) 688-1130
    1 PK-6 229
  • Iowa City Longfellow Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 335 students
    1.4 miles
    1130 Seymour Ave
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1135
    1.4 PK-6 335
  • Iowa City Horace Mann Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 239 students
    1.5 miles
    521 N Dodge St
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 688-1145
    1.5 PK-6 239
  • Iowa City Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 376 students
    1.7 miles
    1355 Deforest Avenue
    Iowa City, IA 52240
    (319) 688-1165
    1.7 PK-6 376
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