Wells-carey Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Wells-carey Elementary School served 140 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students140 students
This chart display total students of Wells-carey Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Wells-carey Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)80-84%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wells-carey 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)65-69%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wells-carey 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
American Indian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wells-carey Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wells-carey Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wells-carey Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wells-carey Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
86%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wells-carey Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wells-carey Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wells-carey Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.260.41
This chart display the diversity score of Wells-carey Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wells-carey Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wells-carey Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKeokuk Community School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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