1503 130th St
Fairbank, IA 50629
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Rural Elementary School #3 serves 20 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Rural Elementary School #3 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 ≥50% (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 ≥50% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.

Top Rankings

Rural Elementary School #3 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Rural Elementary School #3's student population of 20 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
20 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Rural Elementary School #3 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 Rural Elementary School #3 is 0.00, which is less 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
#1132 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rural Elementary School #3 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
68%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rural Elementary School #3 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Rural Elementary School #3 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
n/a
6%
White
100%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rural Elementary School #3 and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rural Elementary School #3.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.00
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch (91-92)
11%
18%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 20 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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