Keokuk High School

2285 Middle Rd
Keokuk, IA 52632
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Keokuk High School serves 577 students in grades 9-12.
Keokuk High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 577 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in IA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Keokuk High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

Keokuk High School's student population of 577 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Keokuk High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,221 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Keokuk High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#959 out of 1221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
84%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Keokuk High School's ranking?
Keokuk High School is ranked #959 out of 1,221 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What schools are Keokuk High School often compared to?
Keokuk High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Central Lee High School, Fort Madison High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
48% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while 63% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Keokuk High School?
The graduation rate of Keokuk High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 87%.
How many students attend Keokuk High School?
577 students attend Keokuk High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Keokuk High School students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Keokuk High School?
Keokuk High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Keokuk High School offer ?
Keokuk High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Keokuk High School part of?
Keokuk High School is part of Keokuk Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 577 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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