Best Farley Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 975 students in Farley, IA. Farley has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Farley, IA are Farley Elementary School and Drexler Middle- Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Farley, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 81% (versus the Iowa public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Farley have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% 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 Farley, IA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Farley Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
405 3rd Ave Ne
Farley, IA 52046
(563) 744-3308
Grades: PK-4
| 227 students
Rank: #22.
Drexler Middle- Intermediate School
Math: 80% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
405 3rd Ave Ne
Farley, IA 52046
(563) 744-3371
Grades: 5-8
| 748 students

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