Perry Comm School District

1102 Willis Ave. Ste 200
Perry, IA 50220
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 573 students in Perry Comm School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Iowa.
Public High School in Perry Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Iowa public high school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 73% statewide average).
Public High School in Perry Comm School District have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Iowa average of 89%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Perry High School, with 90-94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Iowa or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Iowa public high school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
3 Schools
365 Schools
# Students
1,736 Students
170,655 Students
# Teachers
137 Teachers
11,309 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Perry Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 327 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IA)
#295 out of 327 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Perry Comm   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
51%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Perry 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 2020-21 school year data.
59%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Perry 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 2020-21 school year data.
90-94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Perry Comm   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.58
0.42
# American Indian Students
7 Students
822 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
23 Students
4,035 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
864 Students
20,056 Students
% Hispanic Students
50%
12%
# Black Students
67 Students
10,264 Students
% Black Students
4%
6%
# White Students
729 Students
127,713 Students
% White Students
42%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
655 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
45 Students
7,063 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
34
103
# Students in K Grade:
153
150
# Students in 1st Grade:
128
171
# Students in 2nd Grade:
126
190
# Students in 3rd Grade:
123
179
# Students in 4th Grade:
112
224
# Students in 5th Grade:
122
348
# Students in 6th Grade:
123
1,492
# Students in 7th Grade:
116
5,348
# Students in 8th Grade:
126
8,227
# Students in 9th Grade:
160
40,176
# Students in 10th Grade:
153
38,936
# Students in 11th Grade:
120
37,654
# Students in 12th Grade:
140
37,457
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,560 is higher than the state median of $16,392. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,649 is higher than the state median of $15,968. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue
$31 MM
$8,262 MM
This chart display total revenue of Perry Comm   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$31 MM
$8,048 MM
This chart display total spending of Perry Comm   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,560
$16,392
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Perry Comm   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,649
$15,968
This chart display average spending per public school student in Perry Comm   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Perry Comm School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Perry High School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 18th Street
Perry, IA 50220
(515) 465-3503
Grades: 9-12
| 573 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,736 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in IA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • : 59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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