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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Cherokee Comm School District serving 1,077 students in Cherokee, Iowa.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Cherokee Comm School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Cherokee Cherokee Middle School
    206 E. Indian Street
    Cherokee, IA 51012
    (712)225-6750

    Grades: 5-8 | 318 students
  • Cherokee Roosevelt Elementary School
    929 North Roosevelt
    Cherokee, IA 51012
    (712)225-6760

    Grades: PK-4 | 473 students
  • Cherokee Washington High School
    600 W Bluff St
    Cherokee, IA 51012
    (712)225-6755

    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students

Overview

School District NameCherokee Comm School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,077 students
# of Teachers67 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students502 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students575 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.22
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students12 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students65 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students15 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students947 students
% White Students
88%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students38 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:62
# of Students in Kindergarten:85
# of Students in 1st Grade:77
# of Students in 2nd Grade:91
# of Students in 3rd Grade:84
# of Students in 4th Grade:74
# of Students in 5th Grade:83
# of Students in 6th Grade:87
# of Students in 7th Grade:76
# of Students in 8th Grade:72
# of Students in 9th Grade:75
# of Students in 10th Grade:72
# of Students in 11th Grade:73
# of Students in 12th Grade:66
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Cherokee Comm School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 334 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
77%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cherokee Comm School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
75%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cherokee Comm School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,526 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,736. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,608 is less than the state average of $10,774. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$11 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cherokee Comm School District and average revenue for each school distric in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$10 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Cherokee Comm School District and average spending for each school distric in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,526$10,736
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cherokee Comm School District and average revenue per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,608$10,774
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cherokee Comm School District and average spending per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Cherokee Comm School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.22, which is lower than the Iowa average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Roosevelt Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.