Top 3 Best Independence Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,435 students in Independence, IA. Independence has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Independence, IA are Independence Junior Senior High School, West Elementary School and Early Childhood Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Independence, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 76% (versus the Iowa public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Independence have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Best Independence, IA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Independence Junior Senior High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
700 20th Ave Sw
Independence, IA 50644
(319) 334-7405
Grades: 7-12
| 703 students
Rank: #22.
West Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1301 1st St W
Independence, IA 50644
(319) 334-7430
Grades: 3-6
| 407 students
1011 1st St W
Independence, IA 50644
(319) 334-4780
Grades: PK
| 45 students
1103 First Street West
Independence, IA 50644
(319) 334-7425
Grades: K-2
| 280 students
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Independence, Iowa Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2349 Jamestown Ave
Independence, IA 50644
(319) 334-7440
Grades: 9-12
| 40 students
514 5th Ave Se
Independence, IA 50644
(319) 334-7405
Grades: 7-8
| 174 students

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