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Denison Community School District

GreatSchools Rating: 5 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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819 North 16th St
Denison, IA 51442
Crawford County
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PH: (712) 263-2176

  • Grades PK-12
  • 2108 students
  • 5 schools

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 ITBS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 70% (2011)
 64% (2010)
 73% (2009)
The state average for Reading was 78% in 2011.

Math
 66% (2011)
 65% (2010)
 72% (2009)
The state average for Math was 79% in 2011.

Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 4

Reading
 75% (2011)
 69% (2010)
 76% (2009)
 62% (2008)
 69% (2007)
 64% (2006)
 72% (2005)
The state average for Reading was 82% in 2011.

Math
 71% (2011)
 73% (2010)
 65% (2009)
 68% (2008)
 75% (2007)
 76% (2006)
 73% (2005)
The state average for Math was 82% in 2011.

Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 5

Reading
 74% (2011)
 74% (2010)
 61% (2009)
The state average for Reading was 81% in 2011.

Math
 72% (2011)
 73% (2010)
 68% (2009)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2011.

Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 6

Reading
 64% (2011)
 58% (2010)
 58% (2009)
The state average for Reading was 70% in 2011.

Math
 71% (2011)
 64% (2010)
 64% (2009)
The state average for Math was 75% in 2011.

Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 7

Reading
 58% (2011)
 64% (2010)
 58% (2009)
The state average for Reading was 75% in 2011.

Math
 74% (2011)
 70% (2010)
 75% (2009)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2011.

Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 8

Reading
 76% (2011)
 72% (2010)
 73% (2009)
 59% (2008)
 59% (2007)
 55% (2006)
 72% (2005)
The state average for Reading was 76% in 2011.

Math
 81% (2011)
 72% (2010)
 83% (2009)
 67% (2008)
 66% (2007)
 60% (2006)
 79% (2005)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2011.

Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 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. Students who score at the 40th percentile are considered proficient.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Testing in Iowa: An Overview

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 ITBS Results By Subgroup

 
The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students70%
Low socioeconomic status67%
Disability7%
English language learner70%

MathThis District
All Students66%
Low socioeconomic status63%
Disability27%
English language learner61%
Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students75%
Low socioeconomic status75%
Disability56%
English language learner71%

MathThis District
All Students71%
Low socioeconomic status68%
Disability44%
English language learner69%
Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students74%
Low socioeconomic status66%
Disability23%
English language learner60%

MathThis District
All Students72%
Low socioeconomic status61%
Disability36%
English language learner58%
Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students64%
Low socioeconomic status61%
Disability27%
English language learner55%

MathThis District
All Students71%
Low socioeconomic status66%
Disability9%
English language learner64%
Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students58%
Low socioeconomic status49%
Disability15%
English language learner46%

MathThis District
All Students74%
Low socioeconomic status68%
Disability25%
English language learner69%
Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students76%
Low socioeconomic status63%
Disability10%
English language learner55%

MathThis District
All Students81%
Low socioeconomic status73%
Disability10%
English language learner66%
Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • 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 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 different student groups are identified by the Iowa Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 ITED Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11

Reading
 71% (2011)
 68% (2010)
 73% (2009)
 72% (2008)
 66% (2007)
 72% (2005)
The state average for Reading was 78% in 2011.

Math
 71% (2011)
 66% (2010)
 74% (2009)
 75% (2008)
 70% (2007)
 82% (2005)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2011.

Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • 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 ITED 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.

Testing in Iowa: An Overview

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 ITED Results By Subgroup

 
The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students71%
Low socioeconomic status54%
Disability25%
English language learner52%

MathThis District
All Students71%
Low socioeconomic status57%
Disability42%
English language learner48%
Source: IA Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • 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 ITED 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 different student groups are identified by the Iowa Department of Education. If there fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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