Norwalk Senior High School

  • Norwalk Senior High School serves 829 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 89% (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 83% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Norwalk Senior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Norwalk Senior High School's student population of 829 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students829 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norwalk Senior High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norwalk Senior High School is 0.17, 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#235 out of 1239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
91%
77%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norwalk Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.170.40
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norwalk Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwalk Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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