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    Van Allen Elementary School

    Location Address:
    801 E Henry Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641 Phone Number: 3193857771
    Mailing Address:
    801 E Henry Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Mount Pleasant Comm School District State Agency ID 444536 000
    School Type Regular School State School ID 444536 454
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 19087
    County Henry Locale Small Town:(population 2,000-25,000
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level Primary School School-wide Title I Not school-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered PK Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 05 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 81 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 24
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 105 Migrant Students 0
    Total Students 370 Student Teacher Ratio 13.5
    Van Allen Elementary School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 8 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 56 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 53 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 63 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 70 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 69 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 45 Ungraded Students 6
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 370
    Van Allen Elementary School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 0 0 0
    Asian/Pacific Islander 9 7 16
    Hispanic 1 4 5
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 7 2 9
    White (Non-Hispanic) 171 169 340