Iola High School

Iola High School serves 239 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Iola High School operates within the Iola Independent School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 239 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 239 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Iola High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Iola 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 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Hispanic
11%
50%
Black
2%
13%
White
85%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Iola High School Sch Ethnicity Iola 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.
0.27 0.41
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.
34%
44%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Iola Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 483 730
Graduation Rate 74% 80%
Iola Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $9 MM
Iola Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $9 MM
Iola Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,513 $11,947
Iola Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,978 $12,666
Iola Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Zulch Elementary/secondary (10.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Zulch Elementary/secondary (10.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Iola Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • IolaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Iola Elementary School
    Hwy 39 And Ft Worth St
    IolaTX 77861
    (936)394-2361
    0 mi | 244 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • North ZulchNorth Zulch Elementary/secondary
    11450 Fifth St
    North ZulchTX 77872
    (936)399-1030
    10.5 mi | 350 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • BryanSam Houston Elementary School
    4501 Canterbury
    BryanTX 77802
    (979)209-1360
    15 mi | 519 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville Junior High School
    811c South May St
    MadisonvilleTX 77864
    (936)348-3587
    15.8 mi | 513 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville High School
    811a South May St
    MadisonvilleTX 77864
    (936)348-2721
    15.8 mi | 611 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Grimes County, TX 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 0.46, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Grimes County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.