Rural Elementary School #4

  • Rural Elementary School #4 serves 26 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rural Elementary School #4 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Rural Elementary School #4's student population of 26 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students26 students
This chart display total students of Rural Elementary School #4 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Rural Elementary School #4
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Rural Elementary School #4 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Rural Elementary School #4 by grade.

School Comparison

  • Rural Elementary School #4 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rural Elementary School #4 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#1208 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Rural Elementary School #4, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rural Elementary School #4 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rural Elementary School #4 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Rural Elementary School #4 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
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3%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
n/a
6%
White
100%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rural Elementary School #4 and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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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 #4. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.000.41
Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-1992)
9%
18%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWapsie Valley Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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