Cascade Junior-senior High School

505 Johnson St Nw
Cascade, IA 52033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 381 students in grades 6-12, Cascade Junior-senior High School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 381 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50% in IA)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 82% (Top 20%)
  • : 84% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cascade Junior-senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Cascade Junior-senior High School's student population of 381 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
381 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Cascade Junior-senior High School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cascade Junior-senior High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#104 out of 1233 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Cascade Junior-senior High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
82%
64%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
84%
70%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
63%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
n/a
7%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
White
90%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cascade Junior-senior High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Iowa.
0.19
This chart displays the diversity score of Cascade Junior-senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥90%
90%
This chart displays graduation rate of Cascade Junior-senior High School and public school graduation rate of Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
35%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cascade Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cascade Junior-senior High School's ranking?
Cascade Junior-senior High School is ranked #104 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Iowa.
What schools are Cascade Junior-senior High School often compared to?
Cascade Junior-senior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Western Dubuque High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
82% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Cascade Junior-senior High School?
The graduation rate of Cascade Junior-senior High School is 90%, which is equal to the Iowa state average of 90%.
How many students attend Cascade Junior-senior High School?
381 students attend Cascade Junior-senior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Cascade Junior-senior High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cascade Junior-senior High School?
Cascade Junior-senior High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Cascade Junior-senior High School offer ?
Cascade Junior-senior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cascade Junior-senior High School part of?
Cascade Junior-senior High School is part of Western Dubuque Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 381 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 82% (Top 20%)
  • : 84% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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