Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center

  • Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center serves 215 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center's student population of 215 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#376 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
95%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.100.41
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalamus-Wheatland Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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