Carroll High School

  • Carroll High School serves 476 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Carroll High School's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carroll High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carroll High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#17 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
92%
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 Carroll High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.150.25
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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