South Side Elementary School

507 4th Ave Se
Hampton, IA 50441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
South Side Elementary School serves 240 students in grades 1-3.
South Side Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

South Side Elementary School's student population of 240 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-3
Total Students240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

South Side 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 South Side Elementary School is 0.52, which is more 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
#685 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
44%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
54%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHampton-Dumont Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Side Elementary School is Hampton-dumont High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hampton-dumont Middle School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hampton North Side Elementary School
    Grades: PK-K | 163 students
    1.0 miles
    114 11th Place Ne
    Hampton, IA 50441
    (641) 456-4481
    1 PK-K 163
  • Hampton Hampton-dumont High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    1.1 miles
    101 12th Ave Nw
    Hampton, IA 50441
    (641) 456-4893
    1.1 9-12 358
  • Hampton Hampton-dumont Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 489 students
    1.1 miles
    601 12th Ave Ne
    Hampton, IA 50441
    (641) 456-4735
    1.1 4-8 489
  • Latimer Cal Community High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 115 students
    8.6 miles
    1441 Gull Ave
    Latimer, IA 50452
    (641) 579-6087
    8.6 6-12 115
  • Latimer Cal Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 140 students
    8.6 miles
    1441 Gull Ave
    Latimer, IA 50452
    (641) 579-6085
    8.6 PK-5 140

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