West Fork High School

453 N. 5th St.
Sheffield, IA 50475
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
West Fork High School serves 195 students in grades 9-12.
West Fork High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

West Fork High School's student population of 195 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students195 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

West Fork High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Fork High School is 0.15, 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 Testing Rank
#799 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
92%
76%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.41
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Fork Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Fork High School is Hampton-dumont High School (10.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Fork Middle School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Fork Elementary Sheffield (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sheffield West Fork Elementary Sheffield
    Grades: PK-1 | 137 students
    0.1 miles
    504 Park St.
    Sheffield, IA 50475
    (641) 892-4461
    0.1 PK-1 137
  • Rockwell West Fork Elementary At Rockwell Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 2-4 | 162 students
    6.1 miles
    210 S 2nd St
    Rockwell, IA 50469
    (641) 822-3233
    6.1 2-4 162
  • Rockwell West Fork Middle School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 197 students
    6.1 miles
    210 S 2nd St
    Rockwell, IA 50469
    (641) 822-3234
    6.1 5-8 197
  • Hampton Hampton-dumont High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    10.0 miles
    101 12th Ave Nw
    Hampton, IA 50441
    (641) 456-4893
    10 9-12 358
  • Hampton Hampton-dumont Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 489 students
    10.1 miles
    601 12th Ave Ne
    Hampton, IA 50441
    (641) 456-4735
    10.1 4-8 489

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