Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 488 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Elementary School's student population of 488 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students488 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Washington Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. 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)85-89%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington 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)80-84%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington 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 Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
92%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.150.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington 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
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington 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 NameAtlantic Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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