Hiawatha Elementary School



Hiawatha Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hiawatha Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 76
1 56
2 62
3 70
4 67
5 60
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hiawatha Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hiawatha, IA in the Cedar Rapids Community School District. It enrolls 427 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hiawatha Elementary School is the 188th largest public school in Iowa and the 28,824th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 427
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.87
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,824th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 188th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 343rd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 176th out of 723

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Hiawatha Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 214
(50%)
5,567
(49%)
 Male 213
(50%)
5,822
(51%)

Hiawatha Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 293
(69%)
8,104
(71%)
 Hispanic 65
(15%)
719
(6%)
 Black 30
(7%)
1,603
(14%)
 Asian 19
(4%)
200
(2%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
701
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
28
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
34
(0%)

Hiawatha Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 223
(52%)
5,202
(46%)
 Not Eligible 177
(41%)
5,466
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(6%)
721
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Hiawatha Elementary School is ranked 109th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hiawatha Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.5%) is higher than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Hiawatha Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 454
2006 400
2007 440
2008 469
2009 444
2010 453
2011 458
2012 427

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15.5
2007 17.7
2008 17.1
2009 15.3
2010 14.2
2011 15.6
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4295154185022
2006 0.4225
2007 0.45454545454545
2008 0.46481876332623
2009 0.52702702702703
2010 0.54304635761589
2011 0.5589519650655
2012 0.58548009367681

Compare Hiawatha Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 427 14.3:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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