West Burlington Elementary School

  • West Burlington Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (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 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West Burlington Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • West Burlington Elementary School's student population of 452 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Burlington Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 West Burlington Elementary School is 0.39, 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#143 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
77%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Burlington Ind School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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