Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there is 1 public high school in Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District, serving 448 students.
  • Public high school in Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 92% (versus the Iowa public high school average of 81%), and reading proficiency score of 87% (versus the 78% statewide average). This district's average high school ranking is in the top 5% of public high schools in Iowa.
  • The top ranked public high school in Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District is Vinton-shellsburg High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • public high school in Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District have a Graduation Rate of 87%, which is less than the Iowa average of 89%.
  • The school with highest graduation rate is Vinton-shellsburg High School, with 85-89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Iowa or national school graduation rate statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public high school average of 22% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Iowa public high school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameVinton-Shellsburg Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.vscsd.org
School District Phone Number(319)436-4728
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools1 School359 Schools
# of Students448 Students161,563 Students
# of Teachers35 Teachers11,049 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 304 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
77%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vinton-Shellsburg 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
75%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vinton-Shellsburg 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Vinton-Shellsburg Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.150.38
# of American Indian Studentsn/a636 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student3,973 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students13 Students16,259 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
10%
# of Black Students5 Students8,864 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# of White Students414 Students127,017 Students
% White Students
93%
78%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a380 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students15 Students5,051 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 75
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 43
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 31
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 48
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 64
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 58
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 180
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 1,150
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 4,786
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 7,190
# of Students in 9th Grade:11337,703
# of Students in 10th Grade:11237,092
# of Students in 11th Grade:10936,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:11436,946
# of Ungraded Students: - 50

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,769 is higher than the state average of $10,550. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,078 is less than the state average of $10,645. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$18 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Vinton-Shellsburg Community   School District and average revenue for each school distric in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$17 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Vinton-Shellsburg Community   School District and average spending for each school distric in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,769$10,550
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Vinton-Shellsburg Community   School District and average revenue per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,078$10,645
This chart display average spending per public school student in Vinton-Shellsburg Community   School District and average spending per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District Public High Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Vinton-shellsburg High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 5%
    210 W. 21st St.
    Vinton, IA 52349
    (319)436-4728

    Grades: 9-12 | 448 students
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