Top 3 Best Iowa Charter Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 charter public schools serving 428 students in Iowa.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Iowa are West Central Charter High School, Prescott Elementary School and St Lake/ia Cntrl/buena Vista Early College High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Iowa charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Iowa public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 68% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Best Iowa Charter Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
West Central Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
305 Pember
Maynard, IA 50655
(563) 637-2283
Grades: 9-12
| 74 students
Rank: #22.
Prescott Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1151 White St
Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 552-4200
Grades: PK-5
| 295 students
621 Tornado Dr
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-8065
Grades: 9-12
| 59 students

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