Red Oak High School

  • Red Oak High School serves 319 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Red Oak High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Red Oak High School's student population of 319 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Red Oak High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Red Oak High School is 0.24, 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#862 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
87%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.240.41
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Oak Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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