Tama Primary School (Closed 2007)

Tama Primary School served 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Tama Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
20%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Tama Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tama Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
54%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tama Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.610.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tama Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Tama County School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tama Primary School is South Tama County High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Tama County Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Tama County Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tama South Tama County Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 619 students
    0.6 miles
    1611 Country Club Dr
    Tama, IA 52339
    (641) 484-3999
    0.6 PK-4 619
  • Tama South Tama County High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 472 students
    0.7 miles
    1715 Harding St
    Tama, IA 52339
    (641) 484-4345
    0.7 9-12 472
  • Toledo South Tama County Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 456 students
    1.9 miles
    201 S Green
    Toledo, IA 52342
    (641) 484-4121
    1.9 5-8 456
  • Tama Meskwaki Settlement School
    Grades: K-12 | 69 students
    4.2 miles
    1608 305th St
    Tama, IA 52339
    (641) 484-9000
    4.2 K-12 69
  • Garwin Gmg Secondary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 229 students
    10.2 miles
    306 Park Street
    Garwin, IA 50632
    (641) 499-2005
    10.2 7-12 229
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