James Elementary School

1001 North Benton, Ottumwa, IA 52501 | (641) 684-5411
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 219
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 219 elementary school students from grades KG-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1001 N Benton, Ottumwa, IA 52501
  • Principal or Admin: Jody Williams
  • Fax: (641) 682-6539
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: 219
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 100 (45.7%)
  • Females: 119 (54.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 17 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 85 (38.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 102 (46.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
James Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For James Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade3716.9%
2nd Grade3817.4%
3rd Grade3716.9%
4th Grade3516.0%
5th Grade3013.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 61%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:39%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,738
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
James Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,34017%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,01883%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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