Horizon Elementary School is located in Johnston, IA and is one of 5 elementary schools in Johnston School District. It is a public school that serves 699 students in grades PK-5. See Horizon Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Horizon Elementary School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Iowa average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
I love my daughter's school. The teacher's are very committed to their job and have wonderful rapport with the students. I always feel welcome and enjoy helping the teacher and the school on a weekly basis.
The Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) are annual norm-referenced tests used to measure a student's mastery of certain subjects. ITBS results are compared to other students' results across the nation.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading and math in grades 3 through 8.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored on a percentile rank. The goal is for all students to score at or above the 40th percentile.
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The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Iowa, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2007 Iowa Test of Basic Skills Results and Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED) Results for all subjects tested.more...