Clarke Community High School

  • Clarke Community High School serves 367 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 22%.
  • Clarke Community High School operates within the Clarke Community School District.
  • Clarke Community School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the IA state average of 92%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 367 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 367 students
Clarke Community High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Clarke Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Clarke Community High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Clarke Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Clarke Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Clarke Community High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
21%
10%
Clarke Community High School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Clarke Community High School Black Students (1988-2009)
White
78%
78%
Clarke Community High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Clarke Community High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Clarke Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Clarke Community High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.35 0.22
Clarke Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
34%
Clarke Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Clarke Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Clarke Community School District's student population of 1,402 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,345 in this district is less than the state average of $13,242. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,997 is less than the state average of $12,536. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Clarke Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,402 673
Clarke Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 92%
Clarke Community School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $9 MM
Clarke Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $16 MM $8 MM
Clarke Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,345 $13,242
Clarke Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,997 $12,536
Clarke Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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