Iowa Falls - Alden High School

1903 North Taylor
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Iowa Falls - Alden High School serves 428 students in grades 9-12.
Iowa Falls - Alden High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in IA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Iowa Falls - Alden High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

Iowa Falls - Alden High School's student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Iowa Falls - Alden High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,221 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Iowa Falls - Alden High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#546 out of 1221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
86%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.25
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Iowa Falls - Alden High School's ranking?
Iowa Falls - Alden High School is ranked #546 out of 1,221 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 78% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Iowa Falls - Alden High School?
The graduation rate of Iowa Falls - Alden High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 87%.
How many students attend Iowa Falls - Alden High School?
428 students attend Iowa Falls - Alden High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Iowa Falls - Alden High School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Iowa Falls - Alden High School?
Iowa Falls - Alden High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Iowa Falls - Alden High School offer ?
Iowa Falls - Alden High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Iowa Falls - Alden High School part of?
Iowa Falls - Alden High School is part of Iowa Falls Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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