Gilbert High School

312 Gretten
Gilbert, IA 50105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Gilbert High School serves 472 students in grades 9-12.
Gilbert High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Gilbert High School's student population of 472 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Rankings

Gilbert High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Gilbert High School is 0.21, 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
#37 out of 1227 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
89%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.41
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilbert Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gilbert High School is Ames High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gilbert Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilbert Intermediate School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gilbert Gilbert Intermediate School Math: 94% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-5 | 323 students
    0.1 miles
    103 Mathews Dr
    Gilbert, IA 50105
    (515) 232-3748
    0.1 3-5 323
  • Gilbert Gilbert Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 379 students
    0.2 miles
    109 Rothmoor
    Gilbert, IA 50105
    (515) 232-3744
    0.2 PK-2 379
  • Gilbert Gilbert Middle School Math: 94% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 383 students
    0.2 miles
    201 E. Mathews
    Gilbert, IA 50105
    (515) 232-0540
    0.2 6-8 383
  • Ames Northwood Pre-school
    Grades: PK-K | 317 students
    4.0 miles
    3012 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 268-2470
    4 PK-K 317
  • Ames Fellows Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
    4.4 miles
    1235 20th St.
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 239-3765
    4.4 K-5 553

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