Maquoketa Valley Senior High School

  • Maquoketa Valley Senior High School serves 203 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (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.
  • Maquoketa Valley Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Maquoketa Valley Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Maquoketa Valley Senior High School's student population of 203 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maquoketa Valley Senior 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 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maquoketa Valley Senior High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. 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#471 out of 1239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
97%
77%
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Diversity Score0.060.40
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaquoketa Valley Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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