Mark Twain Elementary



Mark Twain Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mark Twain Elementary Students by Grade
PK 31
K 49
1 46
2 34
3 39
4 28
5 29
6 39
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mark Twain Elementary is a public elementary school located in Iowa City, IA in the Iowa City Community School District. It enrolls 295 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mark Twain Elementary is the 402nd largest public school in Iowa and the 41,673rd largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 295
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.06
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,673rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 402nd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 126th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 313th out of 723

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Mark Twain Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 156
(53%)
3,637
(50%)
 Female 139
(47%)
3,578
(50%)

Mark Twain Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 102
(35%)
4,541
(63%)
 Hispanic 102
(35%)
835
(12%)
 Black 83
(28%)
1,087
(15%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
452
(6%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
258
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(1%)

Mark Twain Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(59%)
2,036
(28%)
 Not Eligible 98
(33%)
4,933
(68%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(7%)
246
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Mark Twain Elementary is ranked 171st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mark Twain Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.8%) 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.

Mark Twain Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 270
2006 232
2007 274
2008 266
2009 244
2010 236
2011 264
2012 295

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.9
2006 9.2
2007 12.6
2008 11.2
2009 11.2
2010 10
2011 12.1
2012 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68888888888889
2006 0.68103448275862
2007 0.65693430656934
2008 0.66917293233083
2009 0.77049180327869
2010 0.80932203389831
2011 0.70833333333333
2012 0.66779661016949

Compare Mark Twain Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
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 66.8%
 

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Public PK - 06 295 12.3:1  
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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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