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Lewis Central Senior High School

Public | 9-12 | 908 students

 
 

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Posted July 13, 2013

I absolutely loved this school and most of the people, most of the teachers are nice and outgoing, and the school isn't massive and its easy to navigate through. The hallways are a little crowded but you get used to it. The kids there are a little stuck-up but it just depends on who you're hanging out with. Most of the kids there are nice, funny, and friendly, but some of them aren't so nice and always think about their image.
—Submitted by a student


Posted June 4, 2008

This is the best school in the Council Bluffs area. The teachers are in control and there is very little violence. Most children i know tell me they have a great experence and high test scores
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

Math

The state average for Math was 81% in 2013.

188 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
77%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 82% in 2013.

189 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
89%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

Source: Iowa Department of Education

Math

All Students80%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic75%
Multiracialn/a
White81%
Economically disadvantaged69%
Students with disabilities9%
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students90%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic75%
Multiracialn/a
White91%
Economically disadvantaged76%
Students with disabilities27%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

The different student groups are identified by the Iowa Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Iowa Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 88% 81%
Hispanic 8% 9%
Two or more races 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Black 1% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 33%N/A39%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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3504 Harry Langdon Blvd
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: (712) 366-8322

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