Grant Wood Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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
1930 Lakeside Dr
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone
(319) 688-1180
District
IOWA CITY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
JOHNSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
338
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

1

(10 is best)

Better than 2.8% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Grant Wood Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 75
Proficiency in Reading 64 74
Proficiency in Math 54 77

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 76
Proficiency in Reading 54 74
Proficiency in Math 44 77

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 74
Proficiency in Reading 44 75
Proficiency in Math 24 74

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 74
Proficiency in Reading 44 73
Proficiency in Math 34 74

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.16
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.08
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 36 10.7%
Kindergarten 46 13.6%
Grade 1 42 12.4%
Grade 2 50 14.8%
Grade 3 44 13.0%
Grade 4 37 10.9%
Grade 5 45 13.3%
Grade 6 38 11.2%
Total 338 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 25.2% 61.7% 79.4%
Black 48.3% 19.4% 6.3%
Hispanic 20.9% 12.1% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.4% 6.4% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.1% 36.4% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.2% 32.1% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 4.3% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 116,107 3,145,711
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 873.9 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.1% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 19.1% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 9.6% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 46,903 1,251,587
Single Parent Households With Children 6.7% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.7% 91.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 56.6% 27.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.8% 8.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 13.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.1% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.5% 19.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.5% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 16.3% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,038 $95,139,684 44.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $352 $4,758,336 2.2%
Staff $716 $9,678,888 4.5%
General Administration $138 $1,865,484 0.9%
School Administration $510 $6,894,180 3.2%
Operation $967 $13,071,906 6.1%
Transportation $316 $4,271,688 2.0%
Other $290 $3,920,220 1.8%
Total Support $3,289 $44,460,702 20.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,458 $73,781,244 34.6%
Total Expenditures $15,785 $213,381,630 100.0%
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%