Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School



Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 47
2 50
3 47
4 48
5 41
6 32
7 40
8 48
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School is a public elementary school located in Postville, IA in the Postville Community School District. It enrolls 426 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School is the 191st largest public school in Iowa and the 28,925th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 426
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,925th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 191st out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 279th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 152nd out of 723

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Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(52%)
222
(52%)
 Female 204
(48%)
204
(48%)

Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 226
(53%)
226
(53%)
 White 168
(39%)
168
(39%)
 Black 28
(7%)
28
(7%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 302
(71%)
302
(71%)
 Not Eligible 86
(20%)
86
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(9%)
38
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School is ranked 42nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.8%) 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.

Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 390
2006 387
2007 372
2008 365
2009 364
2010 390
2011 399
2012 426

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 12.1
2007 12
2008 16.1
2009 12.1
2010 12.6
2011 13.5
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61794871794872
2006 0.63824289405685
2007 0.68817204301075
2008 0.70958904109589
2009 0.72252747252747
2010 0.77179487179487
2011 0.78947368421053
2012 0.7981220657277

Compare Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
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 79.8%
 

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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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