The Other Hand High School (Closed 2010)

140 E Albia Road
Chariton, IA 50049
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The Other Hand High School served 24 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students24 students
This chart display total students of The Other Hand High School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of The Other Hand High School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of The Other Hand High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Other Hand High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
4%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in The Other Hand High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
n/a
6%
White
96%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Other Hand High School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Other Hand High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.080.41
This chart display the diversity score of The Other Hand High School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Other Hand High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Other Hand High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChariton Community School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to The Other Hand High School is Chariton High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chariton Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chariton Columbus Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 260 students
    1.1 miles
    1215 Linden Ave
    Chariton, IA 50049
    (641) 774-4712
    1.1 K-2 260
  • Chariton Chariton High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 375 students
    1.2 miles
    501 N Grand
    Chariton, IA 50049
    (641) 774-5066
    1.2 9-12 375
  • Chariton Van Allen Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 284 students
    1.5 miles
    1129 Ashland
    Chariton, IA 50049
    (641) 774-5047
    1.5 3-5 284
  • Chariton Chariton Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 277 students
    2.0 miles
    1300 N 16th
    Chariton, IA 50049
    (641) 774-5114
    2 6-8 277
  • Lacona Southeast Warren Intermediate Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 114 students
    13.8 miles
    519 N Washington Ave
    Lacona, IA 50139
    (641) 534-4701
    13.8 4-6 114
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