Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 461 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Washington Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Washington Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Washington Elementary School's student population of 461 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Washington 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#50 out of 1232 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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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
93%
76%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.130.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlantic Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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