North Polk High School

  • North Polk High School serves 384 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • North Polk High School operates within the North Polk Community School District.
  • North Polk Community School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the IA state average of 92%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 384 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 384 students
North Polk High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % North Polk High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
North Polk High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade North Polk High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
North Polk High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
North Polk High School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
2%
10%
North Polk High School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
North Polk High School Black Students (1995-2010)
White
97%
78%
North Polk High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
North Polk High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
North Polk High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups North Polk High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.22
North Polk High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
34%
North Polk High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
North Polk High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • North Polk Community School District's student population of 1,536 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,050 in this district is less than the state average of $13,242. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,447 is higher than the state average of $12,536. The district spending/student has grown by 43% over four years.
School District Name North Polk Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,536 673
North Polk Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
North Polk Community School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $9 MM
North Polk Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $8 MM
North Polk Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,050 $13,242
North Polk Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,447 $12,536
North Polk Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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  • AllemanNorth Polk Middle School
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    0 miles
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    4.5 miles
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    AnkenyIA 50023
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  • Ankeny Northeast Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
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    5.4 miles
    1155 Sw Cherry St
    AnkenyIA 50023
    (515)965-9630
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