North Polk High School

North Polk High School serves 364 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
North Polk High School operates within the North Polk Community School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the IA state average of 92%.

School Overview

The student population of 364 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 364 students
North Polk High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Polk High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
North Polk High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Polk High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 15:1 15:1
North Polk High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
10%
North Polk High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
96%
79%
North Polk High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
North Polk High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North Polk 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.
0.08 0.22
North Polk 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.
8%
34%
North Polk 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.
2%
7%
North Polk High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,508 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,110 is less than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,054 is less than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name North Polk Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,508 670
North Polk Community   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
North Polk Community   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $7 MM
North Polk Community   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $12 MM $7 MM
North Polk Community   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,110 $11,259
North Polk Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,054 $11,298
North Polk 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 Ankeny High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Polk Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Polk Central Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AllemanNorth Polk Central Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students311 Ne 141st Ave
    AllemanIA 50007
    (515)984-3400
    0PK-5368
  • AllemanNorth Polk Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 307 students315 Ne 141st Ave
    AllemanIA 50007
    (515)984-3400
    06-8307
  • AnkenyAshland Ridge Elementary School
    4.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 731 students2600 Nw Ash Dr
    AnkenyIA 50023
    (515)965-9594
    4.5PK-5731
  • Ankeny Northeast Elementary School
    5.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 688 students1705 Ne Trilein
    AnkenyIA 50021
    (515)965-9620
    5.3PK-5688
  • AnkenyAnkeny High School
    5.4 miles | Grades: 10-12 | 921 students1155 Sw Cherry St
    AnkenyIA 50023
    (515)965-9630
    5.410-12921

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