Top 5 Best Hamilton County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,504 students in Hamilton County, IA (there are 1 private school, serving 88 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Hamilton County, IA are educated in public schools compared to the IA state average of 92%. Hamilton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Hamilton County, IA are South Hamilton Elementary School, South Hamilton Middle And High School and Sunset Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hamilton County, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Iowa public school average of 70%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Hamilton County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Iowa public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Best Hamilton County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
South Hamilton Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
404 Blaine St
Jewell, IA 50130
(515) 827-5096
Grades: PK-6
| 348 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
South Hamilton Middle And High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
315 Division St
Jewell, IA 50130
(515) 827-5418
Grades: 7-12
| 340 students
Rank: #33.
Sunset Heights Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 Boone St
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-9245
Grades: 2-4
| 290 students
Rank: #44.
Webster City High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1001 Lynx Avenue
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-9210
Grades: 9-12
| 586 students
Rank: #55.
Stratford Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Shakespeare Ave
Stratford, IA 50249
(515) 838-2208
Grades: PK-6
| 64 students
Rank: #66.
Webster City Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 Des Moines Street
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-9220
Grades: 5-8
| 491 students
Rank: n/an/a
606 Illinois St
Blairsburg, IA 50034
(515) 325-6234
Grades: PK-6
| 135 students
Rank: n/an/a
1901 Willson Ave
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-9241
Grades: K-1
| 250 students
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Hamilton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1725 Beach St, 1725 Beach St
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-1632
Grades: 9-12
| 16 students
606 Illinois St
Blairsburg, IA 50034
(515) 325-6234
Grades: 9-12
| 52 students
606 Illinois St
Blairsburg, IA 50034
(515) 325-6234
Grades: 6-8
| 28 students
705 Odell St
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-9265
Grades: PK
| 7 students
1317 Beach Street
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-9241
Grades: PK
| 15 students

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