Madrid High School

  • Madrid High School serves 217 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 78%) for the 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • Madrid High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 22%.
  • Madrid High School operates within the Madrid Community School District.
  • Madrid Community School District's 80-89% graduation rate is lower than the Iowa state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • Madrid High School's student population of 217 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students217 students
Madrid High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Madrid High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Madrid High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeMadrid High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Madrid High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1252 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Madrid High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
Madrid High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
n/a
2%
Madrid High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Madrid High School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
1%
6%
Madrid High School Black Students (2008-2016)
White
96%
78%
Madrid High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Madrid High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsMadrid High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.080.23
Madrid High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate80-89%
88%
Madrid High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
34%
Madrid High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
Madrid High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Madrid High School is Madrid Community School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 334 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Madrid Community School District's student population of 735 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,150 in this district is less than the state average of $10,894. The district revenue/student has declined by 23% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,789 is less than the state average of $10,932. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four school years.
    School District NameMadrid Community School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    3
    Number of Students Managed735679
    Madrid Community School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    87%
    78%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    79%
    75%
    District Graduation Rate80-89%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$6 MM$7 MM
    District Spending$6 MM$7 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,150$10,894
    District Spending / Student$8,789$10,932
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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