Rue Elementary School

  • Rue Elementary School serves 357 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • Rue Elementary School operates within the Council Bluffs Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 357 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students357 students
Rue Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Rue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Rue Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeRue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Rue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/an/a
Rue Elementary School American Indian Students (2000-2010)
Asian
n/a
2%
Rue Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
21%
10%
Rue Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Rue Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
74%
78%
Rue Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Rue Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRue Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.410.38
Rue Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
34%
Rue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
7%
Rue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Council Bluffs Community School District's student population of 9,117 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,251 in this district is less than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,984 is higher than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District NameCouncil Bluffs Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed9,117673
Council Bluffs Community School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$106 MM$7 MM
Council Bluffs Community School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$123 MM$7 MM
Council Bluffs Community School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,251$11,259
Council Bluffs Community School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,984$11,298
Council Bluffs Community School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Council BluffsFranklin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    0.6 miles
    3130 Ave C
    Council BluffsIA 51501
    (712)328-6469
    0.6PK-5553
  • Council BluffsThomas Jefferson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1278 students
    0.9 miles
    2501 W Broadway
    Council BluffsIA 51501
    (712)328-6493
    0.99-121278
  • Council BluffsEdison Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    1.1 miles
    2218 3rd Avenue
    Council BluffsIA 51501
    (712)328-6516
    1.1PK-5446
  • Council BluffsWoodrow Wilson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 908 students
    1.4 miles
    712 N 21st St
    Council BluffsIA 51501
    (712)328-6476
    1.46-8908
  • Council BluffsRoosevelt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
    1.7 miles
    517 N 17th St
    Council BluffsIA 51501
    (712)328-6528
    1.7PK-5485

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