Tri-county High School

  • Tri-county High School serves 82 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Tri-county High School operates within the Tri-county Community School District.
  • Tri-county Community School District's 97% graduation rate is higher than the IA state average of 92%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 82 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 82 students
Tri-county High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tri-county High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Tri-county High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tri-county High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 7:1 15:1
Tri-county High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
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Tri-county High School American Indian Students (2005-2008)
Asian
1%
2%
Tri-county High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Tri-county High School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Tri-county High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
96%
78%
Tri-county High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tri-county High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.08 0.22
Tri-county 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.
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Tri-county 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
Tri-county High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Tri-county Community School District's student population of 263 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,408 is higher than the state average of $12,789. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,071 is less than the state average of $12,315. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tri-county Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 263 673
Tri-county Community School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 97% 92%
Tri-county Community School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $9 MM
Tri-county Community School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $3 MM $8 MM
Tri-county Community School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,408 $12,789
Tri-county Community School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,071 $12,315
Tri-county 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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