School Details

South Elementary School

201 SE 6th St, Leon, IA 50144
(641) 446-6521
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-2 245 students 12 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

90%
90%
79%
83%
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78%

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.
90%
90%
77%
85%
85%
76%

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 2013
  • Central Decatur Comm School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

South Elementary School is a public elementary school in Leon. 245 children attend South Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 73% of the 245 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at South Elementary School is 12:1. North Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 94% 98%
Hispanic 4% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 0.5%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 52%

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