Urbandale, IA
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Urbandale 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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Urbandale Comm School District Details

Urbandale Comm School District
11152 Aurora Avenue
Urbandale, IA 50322

3,599 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Urbandale 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
Jensen Elementary School
6301 Aurora Avenue
Urbandale, IA, 50322
KG-05
Karen Acres Elementary School
3500 74th Street
Urbandale, IA, 50322
KG-05
Olmsted Elementary School
7110 Prairie Avenue
Urbandale, IA, 50322
PK-05
Rolling Green Elementary School
8100 Airline Avenue
Urbandale, IA, 50322
PK-05
Urbandale High School
7111 Aurora Avenue
Urbandale, IA, 50322
09-12
Urbandale Middle School
7701 Aurora Avenue
Urbandale, IA, 50322
06-08
Valerius Elementary School
3305 92nd Street
Urbandale, IA, 50322
KG-05
Webster Elementary School
12955 Aurora Avenue
Urbandale, IA, 50323
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.5% 81.2%
Black 5.8% 5.7%
Hispanic 8.8% 10.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.2% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.1% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 6.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,053 $25,029,155 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $477 $1,972,395 4.0%
Staff $361 $1,492,735 3.0%
General Administration $207 $855,945 1.7%
School Administration $694 $2,869,690 5.8%
Operation $1,044 $4,316,940 8.8%
Transportation $301 $1,244,635 2.5%
Other $319 $1,319,065 2.7%
Total Support $3,403 $14,071,405 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,445 $10,110,075 20.5%
Total Expenditures $11,901 $49,210,635 100.0%
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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