Kingsley-pierson High School

  • Kingsley-pierson High School serves 140 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kingsley-pierson High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Kingsley-pierson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Kingsley-pierson High School's student population of 140 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kingsley-pierson High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kingsley-pierson High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#611 out of 1239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
77%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
97%
76%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.41
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKingsley-Pierson Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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