Irving Elementary School

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2520 Pennsylvania Ave

Dubuque, IA 52001

(563) 552-3800

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 545

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Irving Elementary School

Hi. We are new in town. And we were worried for a good school for our kids. And I pick Irving Elementry because it's annual result is remarkable. And so far my kids are happy with the school too. Teachers are phenomenal and very cooperative too. Principle is one of the amazing persons I met. She knows ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/13

I've had three kids in this school and at first it wasn't going well for my oldest. Since then he has exceeded beyond anyone's expectations. I think the staff under the new principal is responsible for his improvements. The teachers care about the students and everyone is really friendly.

Posted by a parent on 08/02/13

After a VERY bad experience with Kennedy elementary in Dubuque, we were planning to homeschool to prevent our daughter from suffering any more abuse at the hands of a teacher and principal. Thankfully, we decided to move and give Irving a shot before giving up on public school all together. I could not ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/19/13

Way too big and way too many kids are shipped in. This is not a neighborhood school.

Posted by a parent on 06/13/08

Irving has exceeded all our expectations for a positive elementary education for our children. I don't know what we would do without the established relationships that we have nurtured at Irving over the years. Whatever it takes, we would remain with Irving if given the chance. We love Irving.

Posted by a parent on 10/15/06

Irving Elementary is overall a good school. I am unhappy with the overcrowding. I think open enrollment should be taken this into consideration more. I purchased my house in this district for the reason of wanting my kids in Irving. I think others need to do the same. I would also say A+ to the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/26/06

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Test scores for Irving Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Irving Elementary School
Dubuque Comm School District
* Beginning in 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Dubuque schools — Irving Elementary School is located at 2520 Pennsylvania Ave, Dubuque IA 52001. 2520 Pennsylvania Ave is in the 52001 ZIP code in Dubuque, IA The school district for Irving Elementary School is the Dubuque Comm School District. Irving Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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