George Washington High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
37.7
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,392 Students
  • 84 Teachers

George Washington High School
2205 FOREST DR SE
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 52403

Phone: (319) 558-2161

District: Cedar Rapids Community School District

Overview

At George Washington High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at George Washington High School is 49 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 31 percent. George Washington High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Cedar Rapids Community School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,392
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 31%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 37%
Full-Time Teachers 84

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 78%
Proficient in Math 76%
College Readiness Index 37.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 5,147
Proficient in Reading (district average) 73%
Proficient in Math (district average) 71%
College Readiness (district average) 32.8

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