East Buchanan High School

414 5th St North
Winthrop, IA 50682
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
East Buchanan High School serves 184 students in grades 9-12.
East Buchanan 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 top 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 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in IA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

East Buchanan High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

East Buchanan High School's student population of 184 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
184 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

East Buchanan 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 East Buchanan High School is 0.15, 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
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#799 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)
65-69%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
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
4%
12%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
92%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 East Buchanan High School's ranking?
East Buchanan High School is ranked #799 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 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
What is the graduation rate of East Buchanan High School?
The graduation rate of East Buchanan High School is 90%, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 87%.
How many students attend East Buchanan High School?
184 students attend East Buchanan High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of East Buchanan High School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Buchanan High School?
East Buchanan High School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does East Buchanan High School offer ?
East Buchanan High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is East Buchanan High School part of?
East Buchanan High School is part of East Buchanan Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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