Diagonal Community School District
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 2 public schools in Diagonal Community School District, serving 123 students. Diagonal Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
- Public schools in Diagonal Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 79% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Iowa.
- Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian), 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.
|School District Name||Diagonal Community School District|
|School District Website||http://www.diagonal.k12.ia.us|
|School District Phone Number||(641) 734-5331|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IA)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||1,330 Schools|
|# of Students||123 Students||502,459 Students|
|# of Teachers||12 Teachers||34,396 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1||15:1|
- Diagonal Community School District, which is ranked within the6/, top 50% of all 332 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.10
- The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (IA)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||75-79%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||75-79%|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||3 Students||1,874 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||n/a||12,683 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||n/a||54,404 Students|
|% Hispanic Students||n/a|
|# of Black Students||n/a||30,879 Students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||119 Students||381,240 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||1,350 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||1 Student||20,029 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||15||22,072|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||13||38,247|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||8||34,902|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||9||36,010|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||5||36,631|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||9||37,922|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||6||37,957|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||11||37,546|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||11||37,038|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||8||36,371|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||4||37,643|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||8||37,027|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||8||36,147|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||8||36,946|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $18,128 is higher than the state average of 10550. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $17,504 is higher than the state average of $10,645. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IA)|
|Total Revenue||$2 MM||7427000|
|Revenue / Student||$18,128||10550|
|Spending / Student||$17,504||10645|
Diagonal Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)
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