School Details

Wilson Elementary School

1102 East 4th, Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-5441
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 286 students 14 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

50%
62%
79%
50%
60%
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 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. Students who score at the 40th percentile are considered proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
76%
71%
77%
38%
61%
76%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Ottumwa Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

79%
71%
82%
79%
74%
82%

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 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. Students who score at the 40th percentile are considered proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
78%
77%
78%
42%
59%
75%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Ottumwa Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

74%
72%
80%
71%
73%
81%

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 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. Students who score at the 40th percentile are considered proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
72%
72%
78%
64%
62%
75%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Ottumwa Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Wilson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Ottumwa. 286 students attend Wilson Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 78% of the 286 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Wilson Elementary School is 14:1. Seton Catholic Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 9% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 48% 72%
Hispanic 40% 20%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Multiracial 0.7% 2%
Asian 0.7% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 78% 52%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    Awesome school my child learns so much and has an awesome time there!

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