Central Dewitt High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
519 E. 11th St.
De Witt, IA 52742
Phone
(563) 659-0715
District
CENTRAL DEWITT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CLINTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
528
Classroom Teachers
40

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

9

(10 is best)

Better than 83.1% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Central Dewitt High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 79
Proficiency in Reading 92 77
Proficiency in Math 87 81

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.16
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.09
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 148 28.0%
Grade 10 125 23.7%
Grade 11 129 24.4%
Grade 12 126 23.9%
Total 528 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.1% 90.7% 79.4%
Black 3.7% 4.7% 6.3%
Hispanic 3.9% 4.1% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.3% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.5% 32.0% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.3% 26.9% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 5.1% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,332 3,156,145
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 53.9 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.7% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 16.0% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,696 1,255,738
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 91.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.9% 27.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.1% 8.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.2% 13.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.5% 19.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.7% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.2% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 11.5% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,711 $10,086,633 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $267 $401,301 2.2%
Staff $615 $924,345 4.9%
General Administration $178 $267,534 1.4%
School Administration $752 $1,130,256 6.0%
Operation $1,057 $1,588,671 8.5%
Transportation $397 $596,691 3.2%
Other $319 $479,457 2.6%
Total Support $3,585 $5,388,255 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,142 $3,219,426 17.2%
Total Expenditures $12,438 $18,694,314 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,726 $3,430,735,424 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $372 $189,974,690 2.9%
Staff $466 $237,839,180 3.6%
General Administration $258 $131,587,327 2.0%
School Administration $597 $304,455,415 4.6%
Operation $916 $467,415,844 7.0%
Transportation $394 $200,978,343 3.0%
Other $284 $144,899,163 2.2%
Total Support $3,288 $1,677,152,877 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,014 $1,537,172,933 23.1%
Total Expenditures $13,027 $6,645,049,446 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%