PROFICIENCY 90% 15% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
86%North Tama County Comm School District

North Tama Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "North Tama County Comm School District" in Traer, IA. There are a total of 240 students and 20 teachers at North Tama Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 65 free lunch students and 20 reduced lunch students.

North Tama Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 89.5%, which is 15% higher than the Iowa average.


Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch65
Reduced lunch20


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At North Tama Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3>= 90%
5>= 90%
6>= 90%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

6>= 90%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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North Tama Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 91.2% 92.1% 78.7% 51.1%
African American 0.0% 0.4% 5.4% 15.9%
Asian 1.6% 1.2% 2.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.0% 2.4% 9.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.2% 3.4% 3.1% 3.1%

Traer demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,4675591
Median age47.138.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%60%55%
Speak English97%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Education level achieved in Traer

Completed 8th grade90.6%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.9%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college57.0%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.4%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.2%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters5.8%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The North Tama Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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