Newell-fonda High School

205 Clark St
Newell, IA 50568
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Newell-fonda High School serves 142 students in grades 9-12.
Newell-fonda High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Newell-fonda High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Newell-fonda High School's student population of 142 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Newell-fonda High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Newell-fonda High School is 0.39, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#292 out of 1232 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
22%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
75%
76%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.41
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewell-Fonda Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newell-fonda High School is St Lake/ia Cntrl/buena Vista Early College High School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newell-fonda Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newell-fonda Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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