Twin Cedars Junior Senior High School

  • Twin Cedars Junior Senior High School serves 160 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Twin Cedars Junior Senior High School's student population of 160 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students160 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Twin Cedars Junior Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Twin Cedars Junior Senior High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#1093 out of 1,252 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
98%
77%
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Diversity Score0.040.25
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTwin Cedars Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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