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Iowa City 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1900 Morningside Dr
Iowa City, IA 52245
Phone
(319) 688-1040
District
IOWA CITY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
JOHNSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1572
Classroom Teachers
103

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

4

(10 is best)

Better than 39.9% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Iowa City High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
69%
68%
66%
71%
71%
66%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
14
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 404 25.7%
Grade 10 384 24.4%
Grade 11 393 25.0%
Grade 12 391 24.9%
Total 1572 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.5% 57.6% 77.3%
Black 20.2% 22.9% 7.0%
Hispanic 19.3% 13.1% 12.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.7% 6.1% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.2% 36.0% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.8% 32.1% 34.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 3.8% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 122,269 3,193,079
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 920.3 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.0% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.2% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 49,778 1,275,023
Single Parent Households With Children 6.2% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.2% 92.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 58.7% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.2% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.4% 15.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 14.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.4% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.2% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.3% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 14.2% 9.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,931 $114,309,503 43.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $407 $5,866,091 2.2%
Staff $776 $11,184,488 4.2%
General Administration $156 $2,248,428 0.8%
School Administration $601 $8,662,213 3.3%
Operation $1,144 $16,488,472 6.2%
Transportation $327 $4,713,051 1.8%
Other $365 $5,260,745 2.0%
Total Support $3,777 $54,437,901 20.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,723 $96,898,599 36.5%
Total Expenditures $18,431 $265,646,003 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,224 $3,660,926,531 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $432 $219,052,631 3.1%
Staff $583 $295,681,569 4.1%
General Administration $281 $142,425,556 2.0%
School Administration $641 $325,034,720 4.5%
Operation $1,023 $518,168,438 7.2%
Transportation $446 $225,880,706 3.2%
Other $313 $158,449,616 2.2%
Total Support $3,719 $1,884,639,810 26.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,194 $1,618,462,289 22.6%
Total Expenditures $14,138 $7,164,055,866 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%