Creston High School



Creston High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Creston High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 122
10 128
11 119
12 109

Creston High School is a public high school of the Creston Community School District located in Creston, IA. It has 478 students in grades 9th through 12th. Creston High School is the 90th largest public high school in Iowa and the 11,006th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.3 to 1.

Total Students: 478
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.45

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Creston High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 245
(51%)
254
(51%)
 Male 233
(49%)
240
(49%)

Creston High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 442
(92%)
457
(93%)
 Hispanic 18
(4%)
18
(4%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Creston High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 280
(59%)
286
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 161
(34%)
170
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(8%)
38
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Creston High School is ranked 65th out of 0 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Creston High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 35.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Creston High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 491
2006 500
2007 468
2008 441
2009 446
2010 461
2011 458
2012 478

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 13.9
2007 14.2
2008 13.4
2009 13.5
2010 14.4
2011 14.1
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29938900203666
2006 0.298
2007 0.32692307692308
2008 0.35147392290249
2009 0.41031390134529
2010 0.40997830802603
2011 0.41921397379913
2012 0.41422594142259

Compare Creston High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.3% 13.9:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.2%
 
This School 41.4%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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