Poyner Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
1138 Central Ave
Evansdale, IA 50707
Phone
(319) 433-1534
District
WATERLOO COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
BLACK HAWK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
377
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

4

(10 is best)

Better than 32.5% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
69%
68%
64%
65%
74%
71%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
62%
71%
67%
70%
57%
72%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
62%
68%
62%
67%
62%
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
14
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 63 16.7%
Grade 1 47 12.5%
Grade 2 66 17.5%
Grade 3 70 18.6%
Grade 4 54 14.3%
Grade 5 77 20.4%
Total 377 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.7% 50.1% 77.6%
Black 5.9% 30.2% 7.0%
Hispanic 8.8% 13.2% 12.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 3.6% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 2.8% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.7% 68.8% 41.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.9% 56.4% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 12.4% 6.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 76,862 3,155,070
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 543.9 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 19.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.5% 31.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.7% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 32,099 1,265,473
Single Parent Households With Children 13.1% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.5% 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 5.7% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.1% 15.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.1% 14.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.1% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.6% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.6% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 12.9% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,992 $76,166,000 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $468 $5,102,000 3.6%
Staff $591 $6,439,000 4.6%
General Administration $237 $2,584,000 1.8%
School Administration $742 $8,078,000 5.7%
Operation $1,047 $11,403,000 8.1%
Transportation $466 $5,079,000 3.6%
Other $355 $3,868,000 2.7%
Total Support $3,906 $42,553,000 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,069 $22,541,000 16.0%
Total Expenditures $12,968 $141,260,000 100.0%
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%