Tipton Community School District

All
(3)
All
(3)
 
High
(1)
High
(1)
 
Middle
(1)
Middle
(1)
 
Elementary
(2)
Elementary
(2)
 
Pre-K
(1)
Pre-K
(1)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 987 students in Tipton Community School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Iowa.
Public Schools in Tipton Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 80% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 74% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Tipton Community School District are Tipton Elementary School, Tipton High School and Tipton Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Tipton Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked 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 NameTipton Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tipton.k12.ia.us
School District Phone Number(563) 886-6121
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools3 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students987 Students502,396 Students
# of Teachers66 Teachers34,394 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Rank

Tipton Community School District, which is ranked within the top 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 90-94% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall District Rank
#152 out of 333 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tipton Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tipton 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)
80%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tipton 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
90-94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tipton 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 Students1 Student12,683 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students26 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
11%
# of Black Students10 Students30,878 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# of White Students924 Students381,178 Students
% White Students
94%
76%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students24 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5522,009
# of Students in Kindergarten:5838,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:6534,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6936,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7036,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:7337,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:7437,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:7237,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:7437,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:8136,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:8337,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:7737,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:6536,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:7136,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,171 in this school district is less 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 $10,491 is less 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 Tipton 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 Tipton 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$12,171$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tipton 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$10,491$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tipton 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.

Best Tipton Community School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Tipton Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    601 Lemon
    Tipton, IA 52772
    (563) 886-6131

    Grades: PK-4 | 390 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Tipton High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    400 E 6th St
    Tipton, IA 52772
    (563) 886-6027

    Grades: 9-12 | 296 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Tipton Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    725 West 7th St.
    Tipton, IA 52772
    (563) 886-6025

    Grades: 5-8 | 301 students
Recent Articles
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?