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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 725 students in North Cedar Community School District. North Cedar Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in North Cedar Community School District are North Cedar Jr/sr High School, North Cedar Mechanicsville Elementary Center and North Cedar Lowden Elementary Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in North Cedar Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameNorth Cedar Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.north-cedar.org
School District Phone Number(563) 942-3358
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools3 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students725 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers63 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1

District Comparison

North Cedar Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 332 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#245 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of North Cedar Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Cedar Community   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Cedar Community   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of North Cedar Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.120.41
# of American Indian Students2 Students1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4 Students12,683 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students17 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
11%
# of Black Students9 Students30,879 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# of White Students679 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
94%
76%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students14 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3722,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:4538,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:4034,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4136,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5536,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:5137,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:3537,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:6837,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:5637,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:4836,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:5537,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:5737,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:7436,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:6336,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $17,152 is higher than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,175 is higher than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$12 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of North Cedar Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$10 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of North Cedar Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,152$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in North Cedar Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,175$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in North Cedar Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

North Cedar Community School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    North Cedar Jr/sr High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Ball Street
    Clarence, IA 52216
    (563) 452-3179

    Grades: 7-12 | 353 students
  • Rank: #22.
    North Cedar Mechanicsville Elementary Center Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    609 125th St.
    Mechanicsville, IA 52306
    (563) 432-6933

    Grades: PK-6 | 193 students
  • Rank: #33.
    North Cedar Lowden Elementary Center Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    703 Park Avenue
    Lowden, IA 52255
    (563) 941-5383

    Grades: PK-6 | 179 students
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