Bluff 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1421 S Bluff Blvd
Clinton, IA 52732
Phone
(563) 242-1606
District
CLINTON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CLINTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
419
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

4

(10 is best)

Better than 31.3% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 75
Proficiency in Reading 64 74
Proficiency in Math 64 77

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 76
Proficiency in Reading 82 74
Proficiency in Math 77 77

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 74
Proficiency in Reading 84 75
Proficiency in Math 64 74

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.17
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.52
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 43 10.3%
Kindergarten 53 12.6%
Grade 1 71 16.9%
Grade 2 62 14.8%
Grade 3 57 13.6%
Grade 4 72 17.2%
Grade 5 61 14.6%
Total 419 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.5% 80.9% 79.4%
Black 17.0% 9.6% 6.3%
Hispanic 9.7% 8.5% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.7% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 74.9% 61.7% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 70.2% 53.3% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 8.4% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,030 3,156,145
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 771.4 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.4% 19.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.4% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.8% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.4% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,745 1,256,855
Single Parent Households With Children 11.1% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.6% 92.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.1% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.5% 9.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.0% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 14.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.3% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.8% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.3% 14.3%
$15,000 or less 14.1% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,303 $25,735,772 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $699 $2,463,276 5.2%
Staff $291 $1,025,484 2.2%
General Administration $206 $725,944 1.5%
School Administration $656 $2,311,744 4.9%
Operation $1,306 $4,602,344 9.8%
Transportation $365 $1,286,260 2.7%
Other $519 $1,828,956 3.9%
Total Support $4,042 $14,244,008 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,977 $6,966,948 14.8%
Total Expenditures $13,322 $46,946,728 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,726 $3,430,735,424 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $372 $189,974,690 2.9%
Staff $466 $237,839,180 3.6%
General Administration $258 $131,587,327 2.0%
School Administration $597 $304,455,415 4.6%
Operation $916 $467,415,844 7.0%
Transportation $394 $200,978,343 3.0%
Other $284 $144,899,163 2.2%
Total Support $3,288 $1,677,152,877 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,014 $1,537,172,933 23.1%
Total Expenditures $13,027 $6,645,049,446 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%