Diagonal 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
403 W 2nd St
Diagonal, IA 50845
Phone
(641) 734-5331
District
DIAGONAL COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
RINGGOLD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
75
Classroom Teachers
7

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

7

(10 is best)

Better than 65.3% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
75%
68%
75%
65%
75%
71%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
75%
68%
75%
67%
75%
69%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
11
10
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 18 24.0%
Kindergarten 12 16.0%
Grade 1 13 17.3%
Grade 2 9 12.0%
Grade 3 8 10.7%
Grade 4 11 14.7%
Grade 5 4 5.3%
Total 75 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.0% 96.4% 77.6%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 7.0%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.0% 12.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 4.0% 3.6% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.3% 52.2% 41.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.3% 44.2% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 8.0% 6.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 827 3,155,070
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 10.0 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.8% 19.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.2% 31.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.0% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 21.4% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 284 1,265,473
Single Parent Households With Children 9.2% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.5% 92.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.8% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.6% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.2% 15.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.4% 14.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 26.8% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.7% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 9.9% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,415 $912,000 42.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $154 $19,000 0.9%
Staff $309 $38,000 1.8%
General Administration $805 $99,000 4.6%
School Administration $1,154 $142,000 6.6%
Operation $1,366 $168,000 7.8%
Transportation $650 $80,000 3.7%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $4,439 $546,000 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,764 $709,000 32.7%
Total Expenditures $17,618 $2,167,000 100.0%
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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