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For the 2021 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 11,679 students in Ankeny, IA. Ankeny has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Ankeny, IA are Prairie Trail Elementary School, Ankeny Centennial High School and Prairie Ridge Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Ankeny, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 89% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 86% (versus the 74% statewide average). Schools in Ankeny have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Ankeny, IA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Prairie Trail Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1850 Sw College Ave
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9605

    Grades: K-5 | 718 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Ankeny Centennial High School Math: 94% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2220 Nw State St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9610

    Grades: 10-12 | 1,197 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Prairie Ridge Middle School Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1010 Nw Prairie Ridge Dr
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9705

    Grades: 6-7 | 903 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Northeast Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1705 Ne Trilein
    Ankeny, IA 50021
    (515) 965-9620

    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Rock Creek Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3800 Nw Abilene Rd
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9629

    Grades: PK-5 | 681 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Ashland Ridge Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2600 Nw Ash Drive
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9594

    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Westwood Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2920 Nw 9th
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9690

    Grades: K-5 | 653 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Crocker Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2910 Sw Applewood St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9710

    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Ankeny High School Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1155 Sw Cherry St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9630

    Grades: 10-12 | 1,077 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Parkview Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    105 Nw Pleasant St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9640

    Grades: 6-7 | 894 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Northwest Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1202 W First St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9680

    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Northview Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1302 N Ankeny Blvd
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9700

    Grades: 8-9 | 856 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Southview Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1020 Sw Cherry St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-9635

    Grades: 8-9 | 847 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    East Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    710 Se 3rd
    Ankeny, IA 50021
    (515) 965-9660

    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Terrace Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    310 Nw School St
    Ankeny, IA 50021
    (515) 965-9670

    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Southeast Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1005 Se Trilein Dr
    Ankeny, IA 50021
    (515) 965-9650

    Grades: K-5 | 658 students
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