West Sioux High School

1300 Falcon Drive
Hawarden, IA 51023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
West Sioux High School serves 234 students in grades 9-12.
West Sioux High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

West Sioux High School's student population of 234 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

West Sioux High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sioux High School is 0.50, which is more 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
#158 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
31%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
64%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.41
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
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 Sioux Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Sioux High School is Alcester-hudson High School - 01 (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Sioux Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hawarden West Sioux Middle School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 179 students
    0.0 miles
    1300 Falcon Drive
    Hawarden, IA 51023
    (712) 551-1022
    0 6-8 179
  • Hawarden Hawarden Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 239 students
    0.5 miles
    806 13th St
    Hawarden, IA 51023
    (712) 551-1454
    0.5 2-5 239
  • Alcester Alcester-hudson Elementary - 04 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 230 students
    7.8 miles
    409 E 6th St
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605) 934-2171
    7.8 PK-6 230
  • Alcester Alcester-hudson High School - 01 Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
    8.1 miles
    102 E 5th
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605) 934-1890
    8.1 9-12 96
  • Alcester Alcester-hudson Junior High - 03 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 38 students
    8.1 miles
    102 E 5th
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605) 934-1890
    8.1 7-8 38

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