1820 N 16th
Clarinda, IA 51632
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Clarinda Academy serves 53 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 53 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50% in IA)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Clarinda Academy's student population of 53 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Clarinda Academy is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
9%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
17%
12%
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Black
34%
7%
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White
32%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 53 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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