School Details

Waverly-Shell Rock Senior High School

1405 4th Ave SW, Waverly, IA 50677
(319) 352-2087
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 647 students 15 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

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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.
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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 2011
  • Waverly-Shell Rock Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Waverly-Shell Rock Senior High School is a public high school in Waverly. 647 students go to Waverly-Shell Rock Senior High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 21% of the 647 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Waverly-Shell Rock Senior High School is 15:1. Greenview Alternative School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 96% 94%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Hispanic 0.9% 2%
Asian 0.7% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 21% 23%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Waverly- Shell Rock is an awesome school! We have a variety of different types of people which makes it really fun. The teachers honestly care about you and your success.

  • (5 years ago)

    It has a good teaching staff and a drug free controlled campus. The teachers honestly care about their students. And have succeeded for years in teaching not only the lessons but morals and values as well.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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