51439 Iowa Public Schools
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in 51439, Iowa, serving 198 students.
- Public schools in zipcode 51439 have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 74% statewide average). Schools in 51439, Iowa have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
- Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the Iowa public school average of 15:1.
51439, IA Public Schools (2021)
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