Glenwood Comm School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,034 students in Glenwood Comm School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Iowa.
Public Schools in Glenwood Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Iowa public school average of 70%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 68% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Glenwood Comm School District are West Elementary School, Glenwood Middle School and Glenwood Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Glenwood Comm School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Glenwood Comm School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Iowa for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Glenwood Comm School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,304 Schools
# Students
2,034 Students
498,629 Students
# Teachers
126 Teachers
35,053 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Glenwood Comm School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 326 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IA)
Overall District Rank
#55 out of 330 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Glenwood Comm   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Glenwood 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Glenwood 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Glenwood Comm   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.12
0.44
# American Indian Students
14 Students
1,790 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
10 Students
12,713 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
49 Students
58,288 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
12%
# Black Students
30 Students
32,556 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
1,911 Students
368,944 Students
% White Students
94%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,931 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
22,406 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
112
19,994
# Students in K Grade:
174
37,666
# Students in 1st Grade:
114
35,140
# Students in 2nd Grade:
152
34,908
# Students in 3rd Grade:
139
34,516
# Students in 4th Grade:
150
34,733
# Students in 5th Grade:
144
35,873
# Students in 6th Grade:
151
36,868
# Students in 7th Grade:
162
38,538
# Students in 8th Grade:
126
38,657
# Students in 9th Grade:
150
39,103
# Students in 10th Grade:
155
38,361
# Students in 11th Grade:
141
36,878
# Students in 12th Grade:
164
37,394
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,272 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,939. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,073 is less than the state median of $13,541. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$27 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Glenwood Comm   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$25 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Glenwood Comm   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,272
$13,939
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Glenwood Comm   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,073
$13,541
This chart display average spending per public school student in Glenwood Comm   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Glenwood Comm School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
West Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
707 Sharp St
Glenwood, IA 51534
(712) 527-4886
Grades: 3-5
| 433 students
Rank: #22.
Glenwood Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 Sivers Road
Glenwood, IA 51534
(712) 527-4887
Grades: 6-8
| 439 students
Rank: #33.
Glenwood Senior High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
504 East Sharp Street
Glenwood, IA 51534
(712) 527-4897
Grades: 9-12
| 610 students
Rank: n/an/a
901 N. Vine Street
Glenwood, IA 51534
(712) 527-4875
Grades: PK-2
| 552 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Glenwood Comm School District
  • 103 Central St Ste 300, Glenwood, IA, 51534
  • (712) 527-9034
  • glenwoodschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,034 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in IA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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