Grundy Center High School

1006 M Ave
Grundy Center, IA 50638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Grundy Center High School serves 198 students in grades 9-12.
Grundy Center High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Grundy Center High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Grundy Center High School's student population of 198 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 53% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Grundy Center High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Grundy Center High School is 0.08, 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
#158 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
96%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.41
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrundy Center Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grundy Center High School is Gladbrook-reinbeck High School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Grundy Center Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grundy Center Grundy Center Middle School Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 219 students
    0.0 miles
    1006 M Ave
    Grundy Center, IA 50638
    (319) 825-5464
    0 5-8 219
  • Grundy Center Grundy Center Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 273 students
    0.3 miles
    903 9th St
    Grundy Center, IA 50638
    (319) 825-5461
    0.3 K-4 273
  • Reinbeck Gladbrook-reinbeck High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-12 | 222 students
    9.4 miles
    600 Blackhawk Street
    Reinbeck, IA 50669
    (319) 345-2921
    9.4 7-12 222
  • Wellsburg Agwsr Elementary At Wellsburg
    Grades: PK-2 | 79 students
    9.5 miles
    609 S Monroe
    Wellsburg, IA 50680
    (641) 869-5121
    9.5 PK-2 79
  • Wellsburg Agwsr Middle School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 133 students
    9.5 miles
    609 S Monroe
    Wellsburg, IA 50680
    (641) 869-5121
    9.5 6-8 133

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