Iowa High School

  • Iowa High School serves 1,020 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Iowa High School's student population of 1,020 students has grown by 99% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 102% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,020 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Iowa High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Iowa High School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#579 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Iowa High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Iowa High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Iowa High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
32%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Iowa High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
63%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Iowa High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Iowa High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.500.36
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Graduation Rate90-94%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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