Clarke Community High School

Clarke Community High School serves 372 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Clarke Community High School operates within the Clarke Community School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the IA state average of 92%.

School Overview

The student population of 372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 372 students
Clarke Community High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Clarke Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Clarke Community High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Clarke Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Clarke Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
19%
10%
Clarke Community High School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
80%
79%
Clarke Community High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Clarke Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Clarke Community High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.22
Clarke Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
34%
Clarke Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Clarke Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,006 is less than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,311 is less than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Clarke Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,463 670
Clarke Community   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 92%
Clarke Community   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $7 MM
Clarke Community   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $13 MM $7 MM
Clarke Community   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,006 $11,259
Clarke Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,311 $11,298
Clarke Community   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Murray School Murray Jr/sr High School (9.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clarke Middle School School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clarke Community Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OsceolaClarke Middle School School
    Grades: 7-8 | 211 students800 North Jackson St
    OsceolaIA 50213
    (641)342-4221
    07-8211
  • OsceolaClarke Community Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 880 students420 East Jefferson St
    OsceolaIA 50213
    (641)342-6320
    0.7PK-6880
  • MurrayMurray Elementary School
    9.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 187 students216 Sherman
    MurrayIA 50174
    (641)447-2517
    9.6PK-6187
  • MurrayMurray School Murray Jr/sr High School
    9.6 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 165 students216 Sherman
    MurrayIA 50174
    (641)447-2517
    9.67-12165
  • TruroInterstate 35 Elementary School
    12.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 414 students445 East North St
    TruroIA 50257
    (641)765-4901
    12.3PK-5414

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