Grant Wood Elementary School

1930 Lakeside Dr, Iowa City, IA 52240 | (319) 688-1180
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 507
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 507 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-6
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Kate Callahan
  • Fax: (319) 688-1181
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 507
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 258 (50.9%)
  • Females: 249 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 301 (59.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 333 (65.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Grant Wood Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black19538.5%
Asian346.7%
Hispanic10420.5%
White17334.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Grant Wood Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten183.6%
Kindergarten7214.2%
1st Grade6813.4%
2nd Grade7915.6%
3rd Grade6613.0%
4th Grade7615.0%
5th Grade6813.4%
6th Grade6011.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 57%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:43%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $48,273
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Grant Wood Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,50320%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$51,71680%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Grant Wood Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My daughter attend Kindergarten last year & that was a wonderful experience. The staff is excellent & willing to go above & beyond to help children learn.
  • Reviewed by on September 05, 2006
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • We have two children attending Grant Wood Elementary and they both love it. Their teachers have been excellent and the PTO is very active. With a new gym and a new outdoor playground, the school will be even better this upcoming year. My boys can hardly wait for school to start.

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