Sylvia Enarson Elementary School

219 Central Avenue
Villisca, IA 50864
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sylvia Enarson Elementary School serves 133 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sylvia Enarson Elementary School 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 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Sylvia Enarson Elementary School's student population of 133 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Sylvia Enarson 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 Sylvia Enarson Elementary School is 0.13, 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
#1018 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
93%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVillisca Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sylvia Enarson Elementary School is Stanton High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Southwest Valley Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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