Clarion-goldfield-dows High School

  • Clarion-goldfield-dows High School serves 291 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Clarion-goldfield-dows High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Clarion-goldfield-dows High School's student population of 291 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clarion-goldfield-dows High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Clarion-goldfield-dows High School is 0.43, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#480 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
27%
11%
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Black
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6%
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White
71%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.430.41
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarion-Goldfield-Dows Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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