Clarke Community High School

800 North Jackson St,

Osceola, IA, 50213-

Tel: (641)342-6505
Grades: 9-12

364 students

Clarke Community High School serves 364 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Clarke Community High School operates within the Clarke Community School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the IA state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 364 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 364 students
Clarke Community High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Clarke Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Clarke Community High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Clarke Community High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Clarke Community High School American Indian (2011-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Clarke Community High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
17%
9%
Clarke Community High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Clarke Community High School Black (1988-2009)
White
79%
81%
Clarke Community High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Clarke Community High School Sch Ethnicity Clarke Community High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.34
Clarke Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
30%
33%
Clarke Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Clarke Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,462 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Clarke Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,462 673
Clarke Community   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 79% 91%
Clarke Community   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $7 MM
Clarke Community   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $7 MM
Clarke Community   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,134 $11,087
Clarke Community   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,532 $10,614
Clarke Community   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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