7370 Nw 54th Ave
Johnston, IA 50131
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Timber Ridge Elementary School serves 636 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Timber Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 636 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Timber Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Timber Ridge Elementary School's student population of 636 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Timber Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Timber Ridge Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#212 out of 1227 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
10%
7%
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White
66%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 636 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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