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 15:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 357 students
Rue Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Rue Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Rue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Rue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a n/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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rue Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Rue Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rue Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA 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.
0.41 0.22
Rue Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 (1990-2015)
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 (1999-2013)

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 $12,639 in this district is less than the state average of $13,242. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,633 is less than the state average of $12,536. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Council Bluffs Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 9,117 673
Council Bluffs Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $9 MM
Council Bluffs Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $111 MM $8 MM
Council Bluffs Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,639 $13,242
Council Bluffs Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,633 $12,536
Council Bluffs Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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  • 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
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  • 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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