School Details

West Liberty High School

310 West Maxson Ave, West Liberty, IA 52776
(319) 627-2115
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 316 students 12 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.
79%
79%
81%
77%
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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 2013
  • West Liberty Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

West Liberty High School is a public high school in West Liberty. 316 children attend West Liberty High School and are mostly Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 51% of the 316 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at West Liberty High School is 12:1. Scattergood Friends School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 53% 46%
White, non-Hispanic 44% 48%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Asian 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.3% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 51% 54%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Proud to have graduated from here and also raised my family here. Teachers are committed to helping students achieve and exceed. Friendly staff where students are in an enviroment of feeling important and part of a school to be proud of.

  • (5 years ago)

    Great opportunities for students to be involved in sports music and theater. Great teachers and small classes

  • (6 years ago)

    The teacher to student ratio is great. Excellent opportunities for students to get involved in extra curricular activities.

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Overall score

(based on 7 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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