Charter Oak-ute Junior High School

321 Main St
Charter Oak, IA 51439
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Charter Oak-ute Junior High School serves 64 students in grades 6-8.
Charter Oak-ute Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 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 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 64 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Charter Oak-ute Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Charter Oak-ute Junior High School's student population of 64 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Charter Oak-ute Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,221 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Charter Oak-ute Junior High School is 0.17, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#887 out of 1221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
91%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Charter Oak-ute Junior High School's ranking?
Charter Oak-ute Junior High School is ranked #887 out of 1,221 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
How many students attend Charter Oak-ute Junior High School?
64 students attend Charter Oak-ute Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Charter Oak-ute Junior High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Charter Oak-ute Junior High School?
Charter Oak-ute Junior High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Charter Oak-ute Junior High School offer ?
Charter Oak-ute Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Charter Oak-ute Junior High School part of?
Charter Oak-ute Junior High School is part of Charter Oak-Ute Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 64 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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