South Winneshiek Elementary School

  • South Winneshiek Elementary School serves 168 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

South Winneshiek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • South Winneshiek Elementary School's student population of 168 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Winneshiek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Winneshiek Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#757 out of 1,252 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Winneshiek Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Winneshiek Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Winneshiek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
92%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Winneshiek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Winneshiek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.150.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Winneshiek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Winneshiek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Winneshiek Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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