Cedar Falls Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Cedar Falls Comm School District Details

Cedar Falls Comm School District
1002 W 1st St
Cedar Falls, IA 50613

5,733 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Cedar Falls Comm School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

100 80 60 40 20 0
82%
69%
81%
68%
82%
69%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bess Streeter Aldrich Elementary School
2526 Ashworth Dr
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
PK-06
Cedar Falls High School
1015 Division St
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
10-12
Cedar Heights Elementary School
2417 Rainbow Dr
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
PK-06
Helen A Hansen Elementary School
616 Holmes Dr
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
PK-06
Holmes Junior High School
505 Holmes Dr
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
07-09
Lincoln Elementary School
321 W 8th St
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
PK-06
North Cedar Elementary School
2419 Fern Ave
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
PK-06
Orchard Hill Elementary School
3909 Rownd St
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
PK-06
Peet Junior High School
525 E Seerley Blvd
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
07-09
Southdale Elementary School
627 Orchard Dr
Cedar Falls, IA, 50613
PK-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.0% 77.6%
Black 4.5% 7.0%
Hispanic 3.0% 12.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.0% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.1% 41.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.7% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,152 $38,871,000 44.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $313 $1,700,000 2.0%
Staff $349 $1,899,000 2.2%
General Administration $193 $1,049,000 1.2%
School Administration $638 $3,467,000 4.0%
Operation $907 $4,927,000 5.7%
Transportation $323 $1,754,000 2.0%
Other $282 $1,533,000 1.8%
Total Support $3,004 $16,329,000 18.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,841 $31,744,000 36.5%
Total Expenditures $15,997 $86,944,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,957 $3,601,709,000 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $401 $207,658,000 3.0%
Staff $553 $286,357,000 4.1%
General Administration $267 $138,330,000 2.0%
School Administration $617 $319,537,000 4.6%
Operation $961 $497,274,000 7.2%
Transportation $420 $217,543,000 3.2%
Other $290 $150,270,000 2.2%
Total Support $3,510 $1,816,969,000 26.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,864 $1,482,498,000 21.5%
Total Expenditures $13,330 $6,901,176,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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