Charles City High School

  • Charles City High School serves 508 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Charles City High School's student population of 508 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles City High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charles City High School is 0.35, which is more 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#455 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
80%
77%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.25
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharles City Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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