Solon High School

600 W. 5th Street
Solon, IA 52333
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Solon High School serves 450 students in grades 9-12.
Solon High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Solon High School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Solon High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Solon High School is 0.08, 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
#99 out of 1232 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
96%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.41
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSolon Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Solon High School is Liberty High School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Solon Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Solon Solon Middle School Math: 84% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 465 students
    0.4 miles
    1775 Racine Ave.
    Solon, IA 52333
    (319) 624-2381
    0.4 5-8 465
  • Solon Solon Intermediate

    0.5 miles
    200 West 5th St
    Solon, IA 52333
    (319) 624-3401
    0.5 n/a n/a
  • Solon Lakeview Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 589 students
    0.7 miles
    111 N Chabal St
    Solon, IA 52333
    (319) 624-3401
    0.7 PK-4 589
  • North Liberty Liberty High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 735 students
    6.2 miles
    1400 S. Dubuque Street
    North Liberty, IA 52317
    (319) 688-1210
    6.2 9-12 735
  • North Liberty North Liberty Elementary School

    6.4 miles
    1000 North Bend Drive
    North Liberty, IA 52317
    (319) 688-1000
    6.4 n/a n/a

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