Wisdomquest Education Center

401 E. Monroe Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
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Bottom 50%
Serving 23 students in grades 10-12, Wisdomquest Education Center ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 64%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 70%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 23 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : <50% (Btm 50% in IA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Wisdomquest Education Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Wisdomquest Education Center's student population of 23 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 10-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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School Rankings

Wisdomquest Education Center ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,233 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wisdomquest Education Center is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IA)
#1119 out of 1233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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<50%
64%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wisdomquest Education Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
<50%
70%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisdomquest Education Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Wisdomquest Education Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
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12%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Wisdomquest Education Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Wisdomquest Education Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
83%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Iowa.
0.30
This chart displays the diversity score of Wisdomquest Education Center and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
<50%
90%
This chart displays graduation rate of Wisdomquest Education Center and public school graduation rate of Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
35%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisdomquest Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisdomquest Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wisdomquest Education Center's ranking?
Wisdomquest Education Center is ranked #1119 out of 1,233 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Iowa.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% IA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% IA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Wisdomquest Education Center?
The graduation rate of Wisdomquest Education Center is 50%, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 90%.
How many students attend Wisdomquest Education Center?
23 students attend Wisdomquest Education Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Wisdomquest Education Center students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wisdomquest Education Center?
Wisdomquest Education Center has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.
What grades does Wisdomquest Education Center offer ?
Wisdomquest Education Center offers enrollment in grades 10-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Wisdomquest Education Center part of?
Wisdomquest Education Center is part of Mount Pleasant Comm School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 23 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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