School Details

Underwood Elementary School

601 Third St, Underwood, IA 51576
(712) 566-2326
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 382 students 15 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

89%
89%
79%
94%
94%
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.
82%
82%
77%
84%
84%
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 2011
  • Underwood Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

89%
89%
82%
89%
89%
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.
76%
76%
78%
78%
78%
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 2011
  • Underwood Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
82%
80%
84%
84%
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.
87%
87%
78%
89%
89%
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 2011
  • Underwood Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Underwood Elementary School is a public elementary school in Honey Creek. 382 children attend Underwood Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 18% of the 382 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Underwood Elementary School is 15:1. Tri-Center Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 94%
Hispanic 4% 3%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0%
Asian 0.3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 18% 16%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    I have two students who attend this school. The teachers have been amazing. The staff is very friendly knowledgeable and supportive of their students. They seem to truly care about each one of their students. I know that each day my children are cared for at school.

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