Dunkerton High School

  • Dunkerton High School serves 251 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dunkerton 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Dunkerton High School's student population of 251 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dunkerton High School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dunkerton High School is 0.18, which is less 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#935 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
89%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.180.41
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDunkerton Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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