West Liberty Comm School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,330 students in West Liberty Comm School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
Public Schools in West Liberty Comm School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Iowa public school average of 70%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 68% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in West Liberty Comm School District are West Liberty High School, West Liberty Middle School and West Liberty Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. West Liberty Comm School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Iowa public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
West Liberty 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
4 Schools
1,302 Schools
# Students
1,330 Students
498,009 Students
# Teachers
106 Teachers
35,012 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

West Liberty 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IA)
Overall District Rank
#301 out of 330 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Liberty Comm   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Liberty 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)
57%
68%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Liberty 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 West Liberty 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
0.52
0.44
# American Indian Students
1 Student
1,788 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
21 Students
12,705 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
767 Students
58,225 Students
% Hispanic Students
58%
12%
# Black Students
10 Students
32,550 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
513 Students
368,419 Students
% White Students
38%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,926 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
22,395 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
88
19,916
# Students in K Grade:
95
37,524
# Students in 1st Grade:
82
35,040
# Students in 2nd Grade:
104
34,795
# Students in 3rd Grade:
98
34,420
# Students in 4th Grade:
83
34,642
# Students in 5th Grade:
109
35,873
# Students in 6th Grade:
122
36,868
# Students in 7th Grade:
87
38,538
# Students in 8th Grade:
89
38,657
# Students in 9th Grade:
100
39,103
# Students in 10th Grade:
93
38,361
# Students in 11th Grade:
105
36,878
# Students in 12th Grade:
75
37,394
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,014 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,091. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,525 is less than the state median of $13,688. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IA)
Total Revenue
$19 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Liberty Comm   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$15 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of West Liberty Comm   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,014
$14,091
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Liberty 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
$11,525
$13,688
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Liberty 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 West Liberty Comm School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
West Liberty High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
310 West Maxson Ave.
West Liberty, IA 52776
(319) 627-2115
Grades: 9-12
| 373 students
Rank: #22.
West Liberty Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
203 E. 7th St
West Liberty, IA 52776
(319) 627-2118
Grades: 6-8
| 298 students
Rank: #33.
West Liberty Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
806 N Miller St.
West Liberty, IA 52776
(319) 627-4243
Grades: 1-5
| 476 students
Rank: n/an/a
111 W. 7th St
West Liberty, IA 52776
(319) 627-5089
Grades: PK-K
| 183 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • West Liberty Community School District
  • 1103 N Elm St, West Liberty, IA, 52776-0228
  • (319) 627-2116
  • wl.k12.ia.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in IA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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