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Ogden High School

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Posted June 25, 2009

We have had one child graduate from Ogden and is now preparing to finish his last year at a major 4-year University. The Ogden Community School District prepared our son to succeed at the college level. He was provided numerous opportunities to take college level courses while still in high school and took full advantage of these opportunities. His academic programs through high school were of high quality and definitely prepared him for his post-secondary course work. We also have a daughter that is currently a junior at Ogden High School. She is also being challenged to meet her academic needs beyond her high school years. She enjoys coming to school everyday and participates in every extra-curricular activity as time will allow. Great experiences at Ogden High School with our first two children and we still have one more to go. He can't wait!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 8, 2007

Ogden offers a low quality of academic programs. There is not a lot of variety of classes to enroll in. There are also limited choices for extracurricular activities. Parents basically only help with fund raising and conflicts.
—Submitted by a student


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

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.

55 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
78%

2012

 
 
90%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 82% in 2013.

55 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
90%
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 Students78%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White81%
Economically disadvantaged80%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students87%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
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 95% 81%
Hispanic 2% 9%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Black 0% 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 22%N/A39%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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732 West Division
Ogden, IA 50212
Phone: (515) 275-4034

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