Waterloo 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Waterloo Comm School District Details

Waterloo Comm School District
1516 Washington St
Waterloo, IA 50702

11,059 Students enrolled in District

19 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Waterloo 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.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
54%
69%
53%
68%
54%
69%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bunger Middle School
157 S Roosevelt Rd
Evansdale, IA, 50707
06-08
Central Middle School
1350 Katoski Dr
Waterloo, IA, 50701
06-08
Cunningham School
1224 Mobile St
Waterloo, IA, 50703
PK-05
East High School
214 High St
Waterloo, IA, 50703
09-12
Elk Run Early Childhood Center School
316 Mc Coy Rd
Elk Run Heights, IA, 50707
PK-PK
Expo Alternative Learning Center School
1410 Independence Ave
Waterloo, IA, 50703
06-12
Fred Becker Elementary School
1239 Sheldon St
Waterloo, IA, 50701
PK-05
George Washington Carver Academy School
1505 Logan Ave
Waterloo, IA, 50703
06-08
Highland Elementary School
812 Idaho St
Waterloo, IA, 50703
PK-05
Hoover Middle School
630 Hillcrest Rd
Waterloo, IA, 50701
06-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.1% 77.6%
Black 30.2% 7.0%
Hispanic 13.2% 12.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.8% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.8% 41.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.4% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.4% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,992 $76,166,000 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $468 $5,102,000 3.6%
Staff $591 $6,439,000 4.6%
General Administration $237 $2,584,000 1.8%
School Administration $742 $8,078,000 5.7%
Operation $1,047 $11,403,000 8.1%
Transportation $466 $5,079,000 3.6%
Other $355 $3,868,000 2.7%
Total Support $3,906 $42,553,000 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,069 $22,541,000 16.0%
Total Expenditures $12,968 $141,260,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,957 $3,601,709,000 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $401 $207,658,000 3.0%
Staff $553 $286,357,000 4.1%
General Administration $267 $138,330,000 2.0%
School Administration $617 $319,537,000 4.6%
Operation $961 $497,274,000 7.2%
Transportation $420 $217,543,000 3.2%
Other $290 $150,270,000 2.2%
Total Support $3,510 $1,816,969,000 26.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,864 $1,482,498,000 21.5%
Total Expenditures $13,330 $6,901,176,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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