Top 5 Best Grinnell Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,590 students in Grinnell, IA (there are 1 private school, serving 52 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Grinnell, IA are educated in public schools compared to the IA state average of 92%. Grinnell has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Grinnell, IA are Grinnell Community Senior High School, Davis Elementary School and Grinnell Community Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Grinnell, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Iowa public school average of 70%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Grinnell have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Best Grinnell, IA Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Rank: #11.
Grinnell Community Senior High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Top 20%
1333 Sunset St
Grinnell, IA 50112
(641) 236-2720
Grades: 9-12
| 489 students
Rank: #22.
Davis Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
Top 30%
818 Hamilton Avenue
Grinnell, IA 50112
(641) 236-2790
Grades: 3-4
| 208 students
Rank: #33.
Grinnell Community Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 72%
Top 50%
132 East Street S.
Grinnell, IA 50112
(641) 236-2750
Grades: 5-8
| 500 students
Rank: n/an/a
210 8th Ave
Grinnell, IA 50112
(641) 236-2770
Grades: K-2
| 161 students
Rank: n/an/a
1310 Hobart St
Grinnell, IA 50112
(641) 236-2780
Grades: PK-2
| 232 students

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