School Details

Kingsley Elementary School

201 Sunset Rd, Waterloo, IA 50701
(319) 433-2210
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 425 students 17 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

81%
58%
79%
83%
57%
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.
77%
56%
77%
74%
57%
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
  • Waterloo Comm School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

87%
65%
82%
92%
65%
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 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.
70%
67%
78%
75%
61%
75%

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
  • Waterloo Comm School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
61%
80%
86%
61%
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 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.
83%
63%
78%
78%
62%
75%

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
  • Waterloo Comm School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Kingsley Elementary School is a public elementary school in Waterloo. 425 children attend Kingsley Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 52% of the 425 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Kingsley Elementary School is 17:1. St. Edward School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 74% 61%
Hispanic 6% 8%
Multiracial 5% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 29%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 52% 54%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    This is a great school. Such a warm welcoming learning environment. S. Harrington-Sawyers 2010

  • (7 years ago)

    My girl loves this school especially at lunch.Her teacher is mrs.DeKok!

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