Sunnyside Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2040 Sunnyside Ave.
Burlington, IA 52601
Phone
(319) 753-5244
District
BURLINGTON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
DES MOINES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
449
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

2

(10 is best)

Better than 17.8% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Sunnyside Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 76
Proficiency in Reading 71 75
Proficiency in Math 62 78

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 77
Proficiency in Reading 70 75
Proficiency in Math 65 78

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 75
Proficiency in Reading 76 76
Proficiency in Math 66 75

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.21
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.51
AVG FOR STATE 14.36
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 47 10.5%
Kindergarten 65 14.5%
Grade 1 65 14.5%
Grade 2 61 13.6%
Grade 3 73 16.3%
Grade 4 74 16.5%
Grade 5 64 14.3%
Total 449 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.8% 77.2% 80.6%
Black 17.2% 14.9% 5.9%
Hispanic 3.0% 6.9% 10.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.7% 2.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.9% 62.7% 40.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.0% 55.9% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 6.8% 6.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 30,105 3,145,711
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 341.1 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.8% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.2% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 18.8% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,610 1,251,587
Single Parent Households With Children 14.4% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.3% 91.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.6% 27.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.1% 8.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.2% 13.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.9% 19.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 25.4% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.2% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 13.9% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,921 $29,884,878 57.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $1,943,100 3.7%
Staff $235 $1,014,730 1.9%
General Administration $209 $902,462 1.7%
School Administration $555 $2,396,490 4.6%
Operation $850 $3,670,300 7.0%
Transportation $299 $1,291,082 2.5%
Other $392 $1,692,656 3.2%
Total Support $2,989 $12,906,502 24.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,213 $9,555,734 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,123 $52,347,114 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,373 $3,237,499,339 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $335 $170,410,884 2.7%
Staff $348 $176,608,614 2.8%
General Administration $243 $123,294,577 2.0%
School Administration $564 $286,391,365 4.6%
Operation $920 $467,427,951 7.5%
Transportation $400 $202,963,870 3.3%
Other $261 $132,578,395 2.1%
Total Support $3,070 $1,559,742,623 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,771 $1,407,576,027 22.7%
Total Expenditures $12,214 $6,204,814,931 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%