Wickham Elementary School

  • Wickham Elementary School serves 485 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 88% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wickham Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wickham Elementary School's student population of 485 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wickham 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wickham Elementary School is 0.56, which is more 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 School Rank#184 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
16%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
64%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIowa City Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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