Woodward-granger High School

Woodward-granger High School serves 209 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Woodward-granger High School operates within the Woodward-granger Community School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the IA state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 209 students
Woodward-granger High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Woodward-granger High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Woodward-granger High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 12:1 14:1
Woodward-granger High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
98%
80%
Woodward-granger High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Woodward-granger High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Woodward-granger 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.
0.04 0.21
Woodward-granger High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
15%
34%
Woodward-granger High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Woodward-granger High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,119 students has grown by 48% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,438 is higher than the state average of $11,087. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,826 is higher than the state average of $10,614. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Woodward-granger Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,119 678
Woodward-granger Community   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 91%
Woodward-granger Community   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $7 MM
Woodward-granger Community   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $7 MM
Woodward-granger Community   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,438 $11,087
Woodward-granger Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,826 $10,614
Woodward-granger Community   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Woodward Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodward-granger Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodward Academy (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WoodwardWoodward-granger Middle School
    306 West 3rd St
    WoodwardIA 50276
    (515)438-4653
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 160 students                      
  • WoodwardWoodward Academy
    1251 334th St
    WoodwardIA 50276
    (515)438-3481
    1.5 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 278 students                      
  • WoodwardWoodward-granger Grandwood
    Special Education School
    1251 334th St
    WoodwardIA 50276
    (515)438-3240
    Special Education School

    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 33 students                      
  • MadridMadrid Elementary School
    213 West 1st St
    MadridIA 50156
    (515)795-2359
    5.4 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 362 students                      
  • MadridMadrid High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    599 North Kennedy
    MadridIA 50156
    (515)795-3240
    5.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 207 students                      

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