Washington Elementary School

1608 E Locust St
Davenport, IA 52803
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 277 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Washington Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 277 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • : Bottom 50% in IA
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#1160 out of 1233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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40-44%
64%
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45-49%
70%
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30-39%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
18%
12%
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Black
31%
7%
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White
35%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
16%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.73
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Washington Elementary School's ranking?
Washington Elementary School is ranked #1160 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What schools are Washington Elementary School often compared to?
Washington Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Eisenhower Elementary School, Adams Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
How many students attend Washington Elementary School?
277 students attend Washington Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
35% of Washington Elementary School students are White, 31% of students are Black, 18% of students are Hispanic, and 16% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington Elementary School?
Washington Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Washington Elementary School offer ?
Washington Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Washington Elementary School part of?
Washington Elementary School is part of Davenport Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 277 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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