Top 10 Best Buena Vista County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 4,318 students in Buena Vista County, IA. Buena Vista County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Buena Vista County, IA are Sioux Central Middle School, Sioux Central Elementary School and Albert City-truesdale Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Buena Vista County, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Iowa public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Buena Vista County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Best Buena Vista County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sioux Central Middle School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
Sioux Rapids, IA 50585
(712) 283-2571
Grades: 7-8
| 126 students
Rank: #22.
Sioux Central Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
Sioux Rapids, IA 50585
(712) 283-2571
Grades: PK-6
| 309 students
Rank: #33.
Albert City-truesdale Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 Orchard
Albert City, IA 50510
(712) 843-5416
Grades: PK-6
| 116 students
Rank: #44.
Newell-fonda Middle School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
205 Clark St
Newell, IA 50568
(712) 272-3324
Grades: 6-8
| 117 students
Rank: #55.
Alta Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1009 Main St
Alta, IA 51002
(712) 200-1400
Grades: PK-4
| 303 students
Rank: #66.
Newell-fonda Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
205 Clark St
Newell, IA 50568
(712) 272-3324
Grades: PK-5
| 243 students
Rank: #77.
Sioux Central High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
Sioux Rapids, IA 50585
(712) 283-2571
Grades: 9-12
| 235 students
Rank: #88.
Alta-aurelia High School School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1009 South Main Street
Alta, IA 51002
(712) 200-1331
Grades: 9-12
| 218 students
Rank: #99.
Newell-fonda High School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
205 Clark St
Newell, IA 50568
(712) 272-3325
Grades: 9-12
| 142 students
Rank: #1010.
Storm Lake High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
621 Tornado Dr
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8065
Grades: 9-12
| 740 students
Rank: #1111.
Storm Lake Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1811 Hyland Drive
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8080
Grades: 5-8
| 672 students
Rank: #1212.
Storm Lake Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1810 Hyland Drive
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8074
Grades: PK-4
| 896 students
930 E 5th
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8076
Grades: PK-K
| 142 students
621 Tornado Dr
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8065
Grades: 9-12
| 59 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Buena Vista County, IA

Buena Vista County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Box 98
Albert City, IA 50510
(712) 843-5416
Grades: 6-12
| 120 students
1009 Main St
Alta, IA 51002
(712) 200-1401
Grades: 5-8
| 136 students
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
Sioux Rapids, IA 50585
(712) 283-2571
Grades: 1-6
| n/a students
205 Clark St Po Box 297
Newell, IA 50568
(712) 272-3324
Grades: PK-K
| 6 students
205 Clark St, 205 Clark St
Newell, IA 50568
(712) 272-3324
Grades: 4-5
| 79 students
301 E 7th
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8072
Grades: 2-4
| 122 students
310 Cayuga
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8069
Grades: PK-4
| 254 students
621 Tornado Dr
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 749-5180
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1001 W 6th St
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8074
Grades: K-4
| 202 students

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