Top 5 Schools in This State
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Iowa based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
College Success Award
These are some of the best public high schools in Iowa at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
Academic Summary
Are the schools in Iowa offering opportunity for all students, or are some kids being left behind? Successful states are working to close the achievement gap.

Student Demographics
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Reviews From Schools in Iowa
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Parent / Guardian
May 25, 2023
very low quality school ; one of the worst elementary school in the district ;staff at this school are not very friendly and I definitely would not recommend this school to anybody!
Parent / Guardian
May 25, 2023
One of the worst school in the district ,teachers and staff are very disrespectful and less of caring ;kids act violently and the teachers don't care even if the kids hit each other in class ;the... More
Parent / Guardian
May 25, 2023
Not a fan! School has best facility and are good at sports… but that’s about it! There is still bullying problems, and it’s just a not so friendly environment!