Futures

  • Futures serves 35 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Futures 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Futures places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Futures's student population of 35 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Futures is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,255 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has decreased from 48:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Futures is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (15-16)#1230 out of 1255 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio35:115:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Futures and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
83%
76%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Futures.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.300.40
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Futures and public school graduation rate of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Futures and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoone Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boone Lincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 163 students
    0.0 miles
    711 W Mamie Eisenhower
    Boone, IA 50036
    (515)433-0800
    0.0 PK-1 163
  • Boone Boone High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 632 students
    0.8 miles
    400 7th St
    Boone, IA 50036
    (515)433-0890
    0.8 9-12 632
  • Boone Page Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 165 students
    1.1 miles
    102 S Boone St
    Boone, IA 50036
    (515)433-0840
    1.1 PK-1 165
  • Boone Franklin Elementary School
    Grades: 2-4 | 400 students
    1.3 miles
    1903 Crawford Street
    Boone, IA 50036
    (515)433-0860
    1.3 2-4 400
  • Boone Boone Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 578 students
    1.8 miles
    1640 1st
    Boone, IA 50036
    (515)433-0020
    1.8 5-8 578

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