Iola High School

  • Iola High School serves 202 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Iola High School operates within the Iola Independent School District.
  • Iola Independent School District's 76% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 202 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 202 students
Iola High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Iola High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Iola High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Iola High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 16:1
Iola High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
14%
52%
Iola High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
13%
Iola High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
82%
29%
Iola High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Iola High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Iola High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.41
Iola High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
52%
Iola High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Iola High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Iola Independent School District's student population of 452 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,448 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,537 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Iola Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 452 825
Iola Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 83%
Iola Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $10 MM
Iola Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $5 MM $10 MM
Iola Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,448 $12,126
Iola Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,537 $11,704
Iola Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iola Iola Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 250 students
    0 miles
    P O Box 159
    IolaTX 77861
    (936)394-2361
    0PK-6250
  • North ZulchNorth Zulch Elementary/secondary
    Grades: PK-12 | 349 students
    10.5 miles
    P O Box 158
    North ZulchTX 77872
    (936)399-1000
    10.5PK-12349
  • BryanSam Houston Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 464 students
    15 miles
    4501 Canterbury
    BryanTX 77802
    (979)209-1360
    15PK-5464
  • BryanAlton Bowen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
    15.8 miles
    3870 Copperfield Dr
    BryanTX 77802
    (979)209-1300
    15.8PK-5380
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 611 students
    15.8 miles
    P O Box 879
    MadisonvilleTX 77864
    (936)348-2721
    15.89-12611

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.