Oskaloosa Comm School District

1800 North 3rd
Oskaloosa , IA 52577
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,091 students in Oskaloosa Comm School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
Public Schools in Oskaloosa Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Iowa public school average of 70%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 68% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Oskaloosa Comm School District are Oskaloosa Elementary School, Oskaloosa Middle School and Oskaloosa High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Oskaloosa Comm School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,304 Schools
# Students
2,091 Students
498,629 Students
# Teachers
159 Teachers
35,053 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Oskaloosa Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IA)
Overall District Rank
#230 out of 330 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Oskaloosa Comm   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oskaloosa 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)
67%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oskaloosa 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 Oskaloosa 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
0.26
0.44
# American Indian Students
3 Students
1,790 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
37 Students
12,713 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
80 Students
58,288 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
12%
# Black Students
64 Students
32,556 Students
% Black Students
3%
7%
# White Students
1,796 Students
368,944 Students
% White Students
86%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
1,931 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
106 Students
22,406 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
101
19,994
# Students in K Grade:
170
37,666
# Students in 1st Grade:
123
35,140
# Students in 2nd Grade:
153
34,908
# Students in 3rd Grade:
143
34,516
# Students in 4th Grade:
138
34,733
# Students in 5th Grade:
154
35,873
# Students in 6th Grade:
170
36,868
# Students in 7th Grade:
156
38,538
# Students in 8th Grade:
141
38,657
# Students in 9th Grade:
165
39,103
# Students in 10th Grade:
157
38,361
# Students in 11th Grade:
147
36,878
# Students in 12th Grade:
173
37,394
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,976 is higher than the state median of $13,939. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,802 is higher than the state median of $13,541. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$31 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Oskaloosa 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)
$31 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Oskaloosa 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
$14,976
$13,939
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Oskaloosa 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
$14,802
$13,541
This chart display average spending per public school student in Oskaloosa 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 Oskaloosa Comm School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Oskaloosa Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 Orchard Ave
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 673-8092
Grades: K-5
| 881 students
Rank: #22.
Oskaloosa Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1704 N 3rd St
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 673-8308
Grades: 6-8
| 467 students
Rank: #33.
Oskaloosa High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1816 N 3rd Extension
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 673-3407
Grades: 9-12
| 642 students
Rank: n/an/a
Webster Building
508 S 7th
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 673-8092
Grades: PK
| 101 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • District size: 4
  • Enrollment: 2,091 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in IA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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