Top Anthon Public Schools
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 2 public schools in Anthon, IA, serving 256 students. Anthon has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
- Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Iowa public school average of 15:1.
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