Stanton High School

  • Stanton High School serves 117 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Stanton High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Stanton High School's student population of 117 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stanton High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stanton High School is 0.04, 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 School Rank (16-17)#383 out of 1239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
77%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
98%
76%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.040.41
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStanton Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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