Spencer, IA
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Spencer 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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Spencer Comm School District Details

Spencer Comm School District
23 E 7th St
Spencer, IA 51301

2,041 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Spencer 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
Fairview Park Elementary School
1508 5th Ave. East
Spencer, IA, 51301
02-03
Johnson Elementary School
724 West 9th Street
Spencer, IA, 51301
PK-01
Lincoln Elementary School
615 4th Ave. Sw
Spencer, IA, 51301
04-05
Spencer High School
800 E 3rd St
Spencer, IA, 51301
09-12
Spencer Middle School
1400 10th Avenue East
Spencer, IA, 51301
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.9% 81.2%
Black 1.4% 5.7%
Hispanic 7.6% 10.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.5% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.2% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.3% 6.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,367 $14,977,111 61.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $64 $130,112 0.5%
Staff $150 $304,950 1.2%
General Administration $228 $463,524 1.9%
School Administration $541 $1,099,853 4.5%
Operation $851 $1,730,083 7.1%
Transportation $297 $603,801 2.5%
Other $419 $851,827 3.5%
Total Support $2,549 $5,182,117 21.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,098 $4,265,234 17.5%
Total Expenditures $12,014 $24,424,462 100.0%
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%

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