Shell Rock Elementary School

214 N Cherry St
Shell Rock, IA 50670
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Shell Rock Elementary School serves 161 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Shell Rock Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Shell Rock Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Shell Rock Elementary School's student population of 161 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Shell Rock Elementary School 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 diversity score of Shell Rock Elementary School is 0.12, 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 Testing Rank
#740 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
94%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaverly-Shell Rock Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shell Rock Elementary School is Greenview Alternative School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Waverly-shell Rock Middle School (4.6 miles away)
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