Xcel High School (Closed 2006)

Xcel High School served 16 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment was 19% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students16 students
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Xcel High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
19%
6%
White
81%
76%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Xcel High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.310.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmes Community School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Xcel High School is Ames High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ames Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fellows Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ames Ames High School Math: 91% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,328 student
    0.0 miles
    1921 Ames High Drive
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 817-0600
    0 9-12 1,328
  • Ames Fellows Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
    0.3 miles
    1235 20th St.
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 239-3765
    0.3 K-5 553
  • Ames Meeker Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
    0.9 miles
    300 20th Street
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 239-3770
    0.9 K-5 462
  • Ames Northwood Pre-school
    Grades: PK-K | 317 students
    1.1 miles
    3012 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 268-2470
    1.1 PK-K 317
  • Ames Edwards Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
    2.0 miles
    820 Miller Ave
    Ames, IA 50014
    (515) 239-3760
    2 K-5 396
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