PROFICIENCY 72% 5% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #1 of 4 in Anamosa
  • Ranked #46 of 1529 in Iowa
Proficiency Averages
64%Anamosa
69%Iowa

Anamosa High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Anamosa Community School District" in Anamosa, IA. There are a total of 419 students and 28 teachers at Anamosa High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1.

Anamosa High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 72.0%, which is 5% higher than the Iowa average.

Anamosa High School location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students419
Teachers28
Student/Teacher ratio15:1

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment24
Taking some courses19
Taking some courses (not tests)5
Passing some courses14
Passing no courses4

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Anamosa High School, there are a total of 24 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 19 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All67%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School65-69%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School75-79%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Anamosa High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIowaNational
White 94.8% 92.8% 78.6% 51.1%
Black 1.8% 1.8% 5.4% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 1.2% 2.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.0% 2.1% 9.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 1.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Anamosa demographics profile

StatisticAnamosaIowaNational
Population5,4593,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,1635791
Median age42.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%60%55%
Speak English95%92%79%
Speak Spanish3%4%13%

Education level achieved in Anamosa

IndexAnamosaIowaNational
Completed 8th grade80.8%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school77.5%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college48.7%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.6%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.8%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Anamosa High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.