Top 10 Best Cedar County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 3,319 students in Cedar County, IA. Cedar County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Cedar County, IA are West Branch Middle School, Tipton High School and Tipton Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cedar County, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Iowa public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Cedar County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Best Cedar County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
West Branch Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
225 N Maple
West Branch, IA 52358
(319) 643-5324
Grades: 5-8
| 227 students
Rank: #22.
Tipton High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 E 6th St
Tipton, IA 52772
(563) 886-6027
Grades: 9-12
| 296 students
Rank: #33.
Tipton Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
725 West 7th St.
Tipton, IA 52772
(563) 886-6025
Grades: 5-8
| 301 students
Rank: #44.
North Cedar Jr/sr High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Ball Street
Clarence, IA 52216
(563) 452-3179
Grades: 7-12
| 353 students
Rank: #55.
North Cedar Lowden Elementary Center
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
703 Park Avenue
Lowden, IA 52255
(563) 941-5383
Grades: PK-6
| 179 students
Rank: #66.
Durant Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
408 7th St
Durant, IA 52747
(563) 785-4433
Grades: PK-4
| 264 students
Rank: #77.
West Branch High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
900 W Main
West Branch, IA 52358
(319) 643-7216
Grades: 9-12
| 258 students
Rank: #88.
North Cedar Mechanicsville Elementary Center
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
609 125th St.
Mechanicsville, IA 52306
(563) 432-6933
Grades: PK-6
| 193 students
Rank: #99.
Durant Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
408 7th St
Durant, IA 52747
(563) 785-4433
Grades: 5-8
| 219 students
Rank: #1010.
Hoover Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
148 N Oliphant
West Branch, IA 52358
(319) 643-7211
Grades: PK-4
| 361 students
Rank: #1111.
Tipton Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Lemon
Tipton, IA 52772
(563) 886-6131
Grades: PK-4
| 390 students
Rank: #1212.
Bennett Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Cedar St
Bennett, IA 52721
(563) 890-2226
Grades: PK-6
| 69 students
Rank: #1313.
Durant High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
408 7th St
Durant, IA 52747
(563) 785-4431
Grades: 9-12
| 209 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Cedar County, IA

Cedar County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
300 Cedar St Box D
Bennett, IA 52721
(563) 890-2228
Grades: 7-12
| 98 students
400 Ball Street, 400 Ball Stre
Clarence, IA 52216
(563) 452-3179
Grades: 5-8
| 258 students

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