Lisbon High School

Lisbon High School serves 179 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Lisbon High School operates within the Lisbon Community School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is lower than the IA state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 179 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 179 students
Lisbon High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Lisbon High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lisbon High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Lisbon High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
Lisbon High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Lisbon High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Lisbon High School Black (1991-2012)
White
93%
81%
Lisbon High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lisbon High School Sch Ethnicity Lisbon 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.
0.13 0.21
Lisbon 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.
10%
33%
Lisbon 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.
8%
7%
Lisbon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Lisbon Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 647 666
Lisbon Community   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 91%
Lisbon Community   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $7 MM
Lisbon Community   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $7 MM
Lisbon Community   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,948 $11,087
Lisbon Community   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,127 $10,614
Lisbon 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 Mount Vernon High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lisbon Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lisbon Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lisbon Lisbon Elementary School
    235 West School St
    Lisbon , IA 52253
    (319)455-2659
    0  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lisbon Lisbon Middle School
    235 West School St
    Lisbon , IA 52253
    (319)455-2659
    0  mi  |  130  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mount Vernon Washington Elementary School
    615 5th Ave Sw
    Mount Vernon , IA 52314
    (319)895-6251
    1.7  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Mount Vernon Mount Vernon Middle School
    525 Palisades Rd Sw
    Mount Vernon , IA 52314
    (319)895-6254
    2  mi  |  414  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Mount Vernon Mount Vernon High School
    731 Palisades Rd Sw
    Mount Vernon , IA 52314
    (319)895-8843
    2.1  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Linn County, IA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.00, which is lower than the Iowa average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Linn County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.