Decorah High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#637
College Readiness Index
41.3
Math Proficiency
3.4
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 610 Students
  • 37 Teachers

Decorah High School
100 CLAIBORNE DR
DECORAH, IA 52101

Phone: (563) 382-3643

District: Decorah Community School District

Overview

Decorah High School is ranked 2nd within Iowa. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Decorah High School is 50 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 6 percent. Decorah High School is the only high school in the Decorah Community School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#637
State Rank
#2

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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 610
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 6%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 20%
Full-Time Teachers 37

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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 92%
Proficient in Math 91%
College Readiness Index 41.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Town
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 1
Total Students 610
Proficient in Reading (district average) 92%
Proficient in Math (district average) 91%
College Readiness (district average) 41.3

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