Top 3 Best Eldon Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 934 students in Eldon, IA. Eldon has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Eldon, IA are Cardinal Elementary Elementary School, Cardinal Junior High School and Cardinal High School High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Eldon, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Iowa public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Eldon have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Best Eldon, IA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cardinal Elementary Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5414 Hwy 16
Eldon, IA 52554
(641) 652-3591
Grades: PK-4
| 476 students
Rank: #22.
Cardinal Junior High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4045 Ashland Road
Eldon, IA 52554
(641) 652-7531
Grades: 5-8
| 244 students
Rank: #33.
Cardinal High School High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4045 Ashland Rd
Eldon, IA 52554
(641) 652-7531
Grades: 9-12
| 214 students

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