Grant Wood Elementary School



Grant Wood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grant Wood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 39
K 85
1 70
2 68
3 71
4 76
5 88
6 67
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grant Wood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Iowa City, IA in the Iowa City Community School District. It enrolls 564 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grant Wood Elementary School is the 55th largest public school in Iowa and the 15,922nd largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 564
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,922nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 55th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 304th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 36th out of 723

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Grant Wood Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 292
(52%)
3,578
(50%)
 Male 272
(48%)
3,637
(50%)

Grant Wood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 252
(45%)
1,087
(15%)
 White 148
(26%)
4,541
(63%)
 Hispanic 115
(20%)
835
(12%)
 Asian 24
(4%)
452
(6%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
258
(4%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
38
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Grant Wood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 363
(64%)
2,036
(28%)
 Not Eligible 166
(29%)
4,933
(68%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(6%)
246
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Grant Wood Elementary School is ranked 24th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grant Wood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.6%) is significantly 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.

Grant Wood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 411
2006 490
2007 524
2008 503
2009 507
2010 470
2011 547
2012 564

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 14
2007 13.6
2008 13.1
2009 13.1
2010 12.8
2011 16.5
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40875912408759
2006 0.48775510204082
2007 0.55343511450382
2008 0.62027833001988
2009 0.65680473372781
2010 0.68723404255319
2011 0.60511882998172
2012 0.70567375886525

Compare Grant Wood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 70.6%
 

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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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