School Details

Baxter High School

202 East State, Baxter, IA 50028
(641) 227-3103
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-12 207 students 13 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

84%
82%
80%
72%
70%
75%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
70%
70%
77%
63%
63%
68%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Baxter Comm School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
82%
78%
79%
79%
76%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
65%
65%
73%
53%
53%
65%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Baxter Comm School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

77%
77%
78%
73%
73%
78%

Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED) to test students in grade 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITED is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
79%
79%
81%
82%
82%
82%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Baxter Comm School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Baxter High School is a public high school in Baxter. 207 children attend Baxter High School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 25% of the 207 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Baxter High School is 13:1. Basics and Beyond Alternative School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 98%
Multiracial 3% %
Hispanic 1% 0.7%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.5% 0.9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.4%
Asian 0.5% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 25% 26%

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