Spirit Lake High School

  • Spirit Lake High School serves 439 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Spirit Lake High School operates within the Spirit Lake Community School District.
  • Spirit Lake Community School District's 93% graduation rate is higher than the IA state average of 92%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 439 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 439 students
Spirit Lake High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Spirit Lake High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Spirit Lake High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Spirit Lake High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 18:1 15:1
Spirit Lake High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a n/a
Spirit Lake High School American Indian Students (2010-2011)
Asian
n/a
2%
Spirit Lake High School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Spirit Lake High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Spirit Lake High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
95%
78%
Spirit Lake High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Spirit Lake High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Spirit Lake High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.10 0.22
Spirit Lake 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.
n/a n/a
Spirit Lake High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Spirit Lake High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Spirit Lake Community School District's student population of 1,275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,825 is higher than the state average of $12,789. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,065 is higher than the state average of $12,315. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Spirit Lake Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,275 673
Spirit Lake Community School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 93% 92%
Spirit Lake Community School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $9 MM
Spirit Lake Community School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $17 MM $8 MM
Spirit Lake Community School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,825 $12,789
Spirit Lake Community School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,065 $12,315
Spirit Lake Community School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spirit LakeSpirit Lake Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 513 students
    0 miles
    2701 Hill Avenue
    Spirit LakeIA 51360
    (712)336-2822
    0PK-4513
  • Spirit LakeSpirit Lake Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 323 students
    0.2 miles
    2701 Hill Avenue
    Spirit LakeIA 51360
    (712)336-1370
    0.25-8323
  • MilfordOkoboji Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 284 students
    3.6 miles
    Box 147
    MilfordIA 51351
    (712)332-5641
    3.65-8284
  • MilfordOkoboji High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 253 students
    6.7 miles
    , 901 H. Ave.
    MilfordIA 51351
    (712)338-2446
    6.79-12253
  • Milford Okoboji Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 454 students
    6.9 miles
    , 705 N. Ave
    MilfordIA 51351
    (712)338-2458
    6.9PK-4454

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