850 East Oak Street
Monticello, IA 52310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Monticello High School serves 365 students in grades 9-12.
Monticello High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Monticello High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

Monticello High School's student population of 365 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Monticello High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Monticello High School is 0.10, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#232 out of 1227 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
95%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 365 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in IA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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