Linn-mar High School

  • Linn-mar High School serves 2,079 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (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 84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Linn-mar High School's student population of 2,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 119 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,079 students
Total Classroom Teachers119 teachers

School Comparison

  • Linn-mar High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Linn-mar High School is 0.31, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. 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#119 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
77%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
4%
11%
Black
6%
6%
White
83%
77%
Two or more races
3%
4%
Diversity Score0.310.24
Graduation Rate
94%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLinn-Mar Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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