Ankeny High School

  • Ankeny High School serves 979 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 95% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ankeny High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Ankeny High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Ankeny High School's student population of 979 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students979 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ankeny High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,252 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ankeny High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#48 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
90%
77%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ankeny High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.190.24
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Graduation Rate
97%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnkeny Community School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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