Central Dewitt High School

  • Central Dewitt High School serves 528 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 90-94% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Central Dewitt High School's student population of 528 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Dewitt High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Dewitt High School is 0.17, 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#55 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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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
91%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Dewitt High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.170.25
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Dewitt High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral DeWitt School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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