Top 10 Best Altoona Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,081 students in Altoona, IA. Altoona has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Altoona, IA are Altoona Elementary School, Centennial Elementary School and Clay Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Altoona, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 83% (versus the 74% statewide average). Schools in Altoona have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Altoona, IA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Altoona Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    301 6th St Sw
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-3771

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Centennial Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    910 7th Ave Se
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-2109

    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Clay Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3200 First Avenue S.
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-4198

    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Willowbrook Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 17th Ave Sw
    Altoona, IA 50009
    (515) 967-7512

    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
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