South Elementary School (Closed 2010)

  • South Elementary School served 254 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students254 students
This chart display total students of South Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of South Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of South Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
11%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in South Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
56%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
24%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.610.24
This chart display the diversity score of South Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStorm Lake Comm School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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