Knoxville High School

  • Knoxville High School serves 509 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (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 70-74% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Knoxville High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Knoxville High School's student population of 509 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knoxville High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Knoxville High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#406 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
93%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Knoxville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.130.39
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Knoxville High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKnoxville Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Knoxville High School's commitment to increasing the opportunities of high level students is excellent. They provide over 30 hours of community college credit during the school day. This schools rocks!
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