Top Rated 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

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.

Largest School Districts in Iowa

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Reviews From Schools in Iowa

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Parent / Guardian
May 23, 2024
I was a former student and have my children enrolled. I like the school as the top option for small schools in our area.
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
May 18, 2024
so good for learning! so many classes for so many different levels! no matter where you are progressive wise you will get a great education
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
May 18, 2024
so clean and everything there makes it a welcoming environment!