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For the 2021 school year, there are 18 public schools in Clinton County, IA, serving 7,432 students. Clinton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
Clinton County, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 80% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 77% (versus the 74% statewide average). Schools in Clinton County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Iowa public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Clinton County, IA are Delwood Elementary School, Central Dewitt High School and Northeast Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Iowa public school average of 15:1.

Top Clinton County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Delwood Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    311 Delmar Ave
    Delmar, IA 52037
    (563) 674-4164

    Grades: PK-6 | 177 students
  • Central Dewitt High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    519 E. 11th St.
    De Witt, IA 52742
    (563) 659-0715

    Grades: 9-12 | 515 students
  • Northeast Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1450 370th Ave
    Goose Lake, IA 52750
    (563) 577-2249

    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
  • Camanche High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    937 9th Ave
    Camanche, IA 52730
    (563) 259-3008

    Grades: 9-12 | 310 students
  • Northeast Middle-high School Math: 91% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3690 Hwy.136
    Goose Lake, IA 52750
    (563) 577-2249

    Grades: 6-12 | 461 students
  • Whittier Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1310 2nd Ave S
    Clinton, IA 52732
    (563) 243-3230

    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
  • Calamus-wheatland Elementary Attendance Center Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    80 S 2nd St
    Calamus, IA 52729
    (563) 246-2221

    Grades: PK-6 | 275 students
  • Calamus-wheatland Sec Attendance Center Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    110 E Park Rd
    Wheatland, IA 52777
    (563) 374-1292

    Grades: 7-12 | 215 students
  • Ekstrand Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1140 15th St
    De Witt, IA 52742
    (563) 659-0750

    Grades: PK-3 | 465 students
  • Central Dewitt Middle School Math: 84% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    425 E. 11th St.
    De Witt, IA 52742
    (563) 659-0735

    Grades: 7-8 | 235 students
  • Eagle Heights Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1350 Main Ave
    Clinton, IA 52732
    (563) 243-4288

    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
  • Camanche Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    508 11th Place
    Camanche, IA 52730
    (563) 259-3016

    Grades: PK-4 | 377 students
  • Camanche Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 9th St
    Camanche, IA 52730
    (563) 259-3014

    Grades: 5-8 | 303 students
  • Central Dewitt Intermediate School Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1010 4th Ave. E.
    De Witt, IA 52742
    (563) 659-4780

    Grades: 4-6 | 319 students
  • Clinton Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1350 14th St Nw
    Clinton, IA 52732
    (563) 243-0466

    Grades: 6-8 | 743 students
  • Jefferson Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    720 4th Ave S
    Clinton, IA 52732
    (563) 243-0479

    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
  • Clinton High School Math: 72% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    817 8th Ave S
    Clinton, IA 52732
    (563) 243-7540

    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
  • Bluff Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1421 S Bluff Blvd
    Clinton, IA 52732
    (563) 242-1606

    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
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