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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.
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Parent / Guardian
January 16, 2022
We've enjoyed our time here in this community. Very welcoming and our children have made great memories at their school!
Parent / Guardian
January 13, 2022
We in Dyersville are blessed beyond our dreams to have St. Francis Xavier Elementary School. All of our six children attended St. Francis Xavier and we could not be happier with the results. If your... More
Parent / Guardian
January 13, 2022
What a gem... We are now down to our seventh and last child having attended Beckman Catholic High School. We could not be happier with the education, social skills, athletics, and moral compass that... More