Ruthven-ayrshire High School

1505 Washington St
Ruthven, IA 51358
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Ruthven-ayrshire High School serves 84 students in grades 7-12.
Ruthven-ayrshire High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 60-69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ruthven-ayrshire High School's student population of 84 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students84 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Ruthven-ayrshire 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 Ruthven-ayrshire High School is 0.12, 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
#740 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
94%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.41
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRuthven-Ayrshire Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ruthven-ayrshire High School is Graettinger-terril High School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Graettinger-terril Middle School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruthven-ayrshire Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ruthven Ruthven-ayrshire Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 105 students
    0.0 miles
    1505 Washington St
    Ruthven, IA 51358
    (712) 837-5211
    0 PK-6 105
  • Graettinger Graettinger-terril High School Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 107 students
    10.4 miles
    400 W Lost Island St
    Graettinger, IA 51342
    (712) 859-3286
    10.4 9-12 107
  • Graettinger Graettinger-terril Middle School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 77 students
    10.4 miles
    400 W. Lost Island St.
    Graettinger, IA 51342
    (712) 859-3286
    10.4 6-8 77
  • Emmetsburg Emmetsburg High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 263 students
    10.7 miles
    205 King St
    Emmetsburg, IA 50536
    (712) 852-2966
    10.7 9-12 263
  • Emmetsburg Emmetsburg Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 238 students
    10.7 miles
    205 King Street
    Emmetsburg, IA 50536
    (712) 852-2892
    10.7 5-8 238

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