Emmetsburg High School

205 King St
Emmetsburg, IA 50536
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Emmetsburg High School serves 263 students in grades 9-12.
Emmetsburg High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to 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 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Emmetsburg High School's student population of 263 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Emmetsburg High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Emmetsburg High School is 0.15, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#400 out of 1227 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
92%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 263 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in IA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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