South O'brien Comm School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 273 students in South O'brien Comm School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in Iowa.
Public High School in South O'brien Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus the Iowa public high school average of 68%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 71% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in South O'brien Comm School District is South O'brien Secondary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in South O'brien Comm School District have a Graduation Rate of 84%, which is less than the Iowa average of 90%.
The school with highest graduation rate is South O'brien Secondary School, with 80-89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Iowa or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public high school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

South O'brien Comm School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Iowa for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
South O'brien Comm School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IA)
# Schools
1 School
355 Schools
# Students
273 Students
167,017 Students
# Teachers
23 Teachers
11,242 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

South O'brien Comm School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 302 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 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IA)
Overall District Rank
#158 out of 330 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of South O'brien Comm   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South O'brien 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)
73%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South O'brien 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
80-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of South O'brien 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
0.22
0.41
# American Indian Students
n/a
606 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
3,937 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
15 Students
18,452 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
11%
# Black Students
5 Students
9,953 Students
% Black Students
2%
6%
# White Students
240 Students
127,152 Students
% White Students
88%
76%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
551 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
13 Students
6,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
67
# Students in K Grade:
-
80
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
67
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
80
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
92
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
78
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
192
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
1,236
# Students in 7th Grade:
41
5,343
# Students in 8th Grade:
43
8,046
# Students in 9th Grade:
45
39,103
# Students in 10th Grade:
55
38,361
# Students in 11th Grade:
39
36,878
# Students in 12th Grade:
50
37,394
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,492 is higher than the state median of $13,939. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,200 is higher than the state median of $13,541. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$9 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of South O'brien 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)
$9 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of South O'brien 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
$15,492
$13,939
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South O'brien 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
$15,200
$13,541
This chart display average spending per public school student in South O'brien 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 South O'brien Comm School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
South O'brien Secondary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
307 W Groesbeck
Paullina, IA 51046
(712) 949-3454
Grades: 7-12
| 273 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • South O'brien Comm School District
  • 216 S Rutledge, Paullina, IA, 51046-0638
  • (712) 949-2115
  • soswolverines.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in IA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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