Pella, IA
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Pella Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Pella Comm School District Details

Pella Comm School District
210 E University St
Pella, IA 50219

2,221 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Pella Comm School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Jefferson Intermediate School
801 E 13th St
Pella, IA, 50219
04-06
Lincoln Elementary School
1102 Broadway
Pella, IA, 50219
PK-03
Madison Elementary School
950 E. University St.
Pella, IA, 50219
PK-03
Pella High School
212 E University St
Pella, IA, 50219
09-12
Pella Middle School
613 E 13th
Pella, IA, 50219
07-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.4% 81.2%
Black 2.0% 5.7%
Hispanic 2.0% 10.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.5% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.6% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.0% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 6.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,338 $14,723,174 51.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $213 $494,799 1.7%
Staff $519 $1,205,637 4.2%
General Administration $132 $306,636 1.1%
School Administration $430 $998,890 3.5%
Operation $952 $2,211,496 7.7%
Transportation $391 $908,293 3.2%
Other $197 $457,631 1.6%
Total Support $2,835 $6,585,705 22.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,187 $7,403,401 25.8%
Total Expenditures $12,360 $28,712,280 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,410 $3,236,966,383 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $337 $170,410,528 2.7%
Staff $350 $176,600,126 2.8%
General Administration $244 $123,282,433 2.0%
School Administration $567 $286,386,305 4.6%
Operation $925 $467,326,879 7.5%
Transportation $402 $202,909,854 3.3%
Other $262 $132,545,859 2.1%
Total Support $3,088 $1,559,530,939 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,787 $1,407,134,747 22.7%
Total Expenditures $12,286 $6,203,629,027 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%