Top 10 Best Public Preschools in Iowa (2022-23)

The top ranked public preschools in Iowa state are listed below (2022-23).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Iowa is 70%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 68%.
The top ranked public preschools in Iowa are Hopewell Elementary School, Mitchellville Elementary School and Bess Streeter Aldrich Elementary School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public preschools are Delhi, Le Claire and Van Meter.

Top Ranked Public Preschools in Iowa (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Hopewell Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 97% (Top 1%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-6
3900 Hopewell Ave
Bettendorf, IA 52722
(563) 332-0250
Rank: #22.
Mitchellville Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
308 Elm Ave Nw
Mitchellville, IA 50169
(515) 967-4274
Rank: #33.
Bess Streeter Aldrich Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-6
2526 Ashworth Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
(319) 553-2901
Rank: #44.
Walnut Hills Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 92% (Top 1%)
Reading: 89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
4240 156th St
Urbandale, IA 50323
(515) 987-3585
Rank: #55.
Grant Ragan Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 92% (Top 1%)
Reading: 88% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
645 Ne Dartmoor Drive
Waukee, IA 50263
(515) 987-0435
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Cascade Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
110 Harrison St Se
Cascade, IA 52033
(563) 852-3335
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
New Albin Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-6
401 Locust Se
New Albin, IA 52160
(563) 544-4246
Rank: #88.
West Bend-mallard Elementary School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: ≥90% (Top 5%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-4
300 3rd Ave Sw
Mallard, IA 50562
(515) 887-7821
Rank: #9 - 149. - 14.
Bedford Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
906 Pennsylvania St
Bedford, IA 50833
(712) 523-2116
Rank: #9 - 149. - 14.
Heritage Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
500 Ne Beaverbrooke Blvd
Grimes, IA 50111
(515) 300-9627
Rank: #9 - 149. - 14.
La Porte City Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
515 Fillmore
La Porte City, IA 50651
(319) 342-3033
Rank: #9 - 149. - 14.
Roland-story Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-4
900 Hillcrest Dr
Story City, IA 50248
(515) 733-4386
Rank: #9 - 149. - 14.
Sibley Ocheyedan Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-4
416 9th Ave
Sibley, IA 51249
(712) 754-3636
Rank: #9 - 149. - 14.
Van Meter Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
520 1st Ave
Van Meter, IA 50261
(515) 996-2221
Rank: #1515.
North Polk Central Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 88% (Top 5%)
Reading: 86% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
311 Ne 141st Ave
Alleman, IA 50007
(515) 984-3400
Rank: #1616.
Echo Hill Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 86% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-4
400 Echo Hill Road
Marion, IA 52302
(319) 730-3560
Rank: #1717.
Webster Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
12955 Aurora Avenue
Urbandale, IA 50323
(515) 331-8600
Rank: #1818.
Andrew Elementary School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 80-89% (Top 20%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
13 S Marion
Andrew, IA 52030
(563) 672-3221
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Peosta Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
8522 Burds Rd
Peosta, IA 52068
(563) 588-9010
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Runnells Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
6575 Se 116th Street
Runnells, IA 50237
(515) 966-2068
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
St Ansgar Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
206 E. 8th Street
Saint Ansgar, IA 50472
(641) 713-2331
Rank: #2222.
Helen A Hansen Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
616 Holmes Dr
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
(319) 553-2775
Rank: #2323.
Henry A Wallace Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 90% (Top 5%)
Reading: 83% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
6207 Nw 62nd Ave
Johnston, IA 50131
(515) 278-6977
Rank: #2424.
Cowles Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 83% (Top 20%)
Reading: 88% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-8
6401 College Ave
Windsor Heights, IA 50324
(515) 242-7818
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Bridgeview Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
316 S.twelfth Street
Le Claire, IA 52753
(563) 332-0215
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Dysart-geneseo Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
411 Lincoln
Dysart, IA 52224
(319) 476-7110
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Epworth Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
201 Jacoby Drive E
Epworth, IA 52045
(563) 876-5514
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Farley Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
405 3rd Ave Ne
Farley, IA 52046
(563) 744-3308
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Montezuma Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
504 North 4th Street
Montezuma, IA 50171
(641) 623-5129
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Mount Ayr Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
607 E Jefferson
Mount Ayr, IA 50854
(641) 464-0537
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
North Polk West Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-4
1400 W Broadway
Polk City, IA 50226
(515) 984-3400
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Readlyn Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
200 E 4th St
Readlyn, IA 50668
(319) 279-3323
Rank: #25 - 3325. - 33.
Tilford Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-4
308 E 13th St
Vinton, IA 52349
(319) 436-4728
Rank: #34 - 3834. - 38.
Clayton Ridge Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
502 W. Watson Street
Guttenberg, IA 52052
(563) 964-2321
Rank: #34 - 3834. - 38.
Dike Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 80-84% (Top 20%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-4
330 Main St
Dike, IA 50624
(319) 989-2487
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