School Details

Washington Elementary School

500 East 14th St, Atlantic, IA 50022
(712) 243-5234
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-3 494 students 15 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

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Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
78%
78%
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Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2011
  • Atlantic Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Washington Elementary School is a public elementary school in Atlantic. 494 students go to Washington Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. 53% of the 494 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Washington Elementary School is 15:1. Schuler Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 92%
Hispanic 5% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.6% 1%
Multiracial 0.4% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Asian 0.2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 53% 44%

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