306 S Park Lane Dr
Knoxville, IA 50138
(School attendance zone shown in map)
West Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

West Elementary School's student population of 417 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
417 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of West Elementary School is 0.21, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
89%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 417 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21 (Btm 50% in IA)

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