Robert Lucas Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
830 Southlawn Dr
Iowa City, IA 52245
Phone
(319) 688-1140
District
IOWA CITY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
JOHNSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
438
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

2

(10 is best)

Better than 12.1% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Robert Lucas Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 75
Proficiency in Reading 72 74
Proficiency in Math 67 77

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 76
Proficiency in Reading 62 74
Proficiency in Math 62 77

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 74
Proficiency in Reading 57 75
Proficiency in Math 52 74

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 74
Proficiency in Reading 64 73
Proficiency in Math 64 74

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.07
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.08
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 68 15.5%
Grade 1 58 13.2%
Grade 2 46 10.5%
Grade 3 79 18.0%
Grade 4 66 15.1%
Grade 5 69 15.8%
Grade 6 52 11.9%
Total 438 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 47.7% 61.7% 79.4%
Black 23.5% 19.4% 6.3%
Hispanic 24.5% 12.1% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 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 59.8% 36.4% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.2% 32.1% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 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%