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94%
  • Westfield Elementary School
  • 901 E Main St Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Linn-Mar Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 424
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
89%
  • John F Kennedy High School
  • 4545 Wenig Rd Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,749
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
87%
  • Jackson Elementary School
  • 1300 38th St Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 367
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
85%
  • Bowman Woods Elementary School
  • 151 Boyson Rd Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Linn-Mar Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 478
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
85%
  • Viola Gibson Elementary School
  • 6101 Gibson Dr Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 488
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
85%
  • Prairie Ridge Elementary
  • 401 76th Avenue Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 451
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
85%
  • Coolidge Elementary School
  • 6225 1st Av Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 488
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
84%
  • George Washington High School
  • 2205 Forest Dr Se, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,364
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
83%
  • Prairie High School
  • 401 76th Ave Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 1,050
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
82%
  • Taft Middle School
  • 5200 E Av Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 588
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
80%
  • Prairie Point
  • 401 76th Avenue Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: 7 - 9 · Students: 1,181
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
80%
  • Prairie View Elementary School
  • 401 76th Ave Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 453
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
80%
  • Truman Elementary School
  • 441 West Post Rd Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 275
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
77%
  • Prairie Heights Elementary School
  • 401 76th Ave Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 428
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
77%
  • Pierce Elementary School
  • 4343 Marilyn Dr Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 390
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
77%
  • Harding Middle School
  • 4801 Golf St Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 807
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
77%
  • Erskine Elementary School
  • 600 36th St Se, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 358
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
77%
  • Arthur Elementary School
  • 2630 B Av Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 367
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
76%
  • Prairie Creek
  • 401 76th Avenue Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 811
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
72%
  • Prairie Hill Elementary School
  • 401 76th Avenue Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 483
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
72%
  • Grant Wood Elementary School
  • 645 26th St Se, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 370
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
72%
  • Kenwood Elementary School
  • 3700 E Av Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 371
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
72%
  • Cleveland Elementary School
  • 2200 1st Av Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 402
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
71%
  • Franklin Middle School
  • 300 20th St Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 663
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
71%
  • Mckinley Middle School
  • 620 10th St Se, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 535
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
70%
  • Thomas Jefferson High School
  • 1243 20th St Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,516
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
67%
  • Grant Elementary School
  • 254 Outlook Dr Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 379
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
67%
  • Garfield Elementary School
  • 1201 Maplewood Dr Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 276
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
65%
  • Wright Elementary School
  • 1524 Hollywood Blvd Ne, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 375
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
65%
  • Madison Elementary School
  • 1341 Woodside Dr Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 280
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
62%
  • Prairie Crest Elementary School
  • 401 76th Ave Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 424
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
62%
  • Van Buren Elementary School
  • 2525 29th St Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 380
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
62%
  • Taylor Elementary School
  • 720 7th Av Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 301
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
57%
  • Harrison Elementary School
  • 1310 11th St Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 365
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
57%
  • Hoover Elementary School
  • 4141 Johnson Av Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 382
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
57%
  • Wilson Middle School
  • 2301 J St Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 368
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
52%
  • Johnson Elementary School
  • 355 18th St Se, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 367
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
52%
  • Roosevelt Middle School
  • 300 13th St Nw, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 566
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
50%
  • Prairie Edge
  • 401 76th Ave Sw, Cedar Rapids
  • College Comm School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 50
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
40%
  • Metro High School
  • 1212 7th St Se, Cedar Rapids
  • Cedar Rapids Comm School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 374
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
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Cedar Rapids school information

IndexCedar RapidsIowaNational
Average Test Scores72%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools391,10179,221
Total private schools1520824,874
Total post-secondary schools6967,963
The Cedar Rapids, IA educational system consists of 39 public schools, 15 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools. Cedar Rapids public schools have average test scores of 72% which is 8% lower than than the Iowa average and 46% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Cedar Rapids public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.8% have completed high school, 31.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Cedar Rapids

IndexCedar RapidsIowaNational
Completed 8th grade90.5%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school89.8%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college67.1%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.6%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.8%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters10.0%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%

There are a total of 39 public schools, 15 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools in Cedar Rapids. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cedar Rapids, IA schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Cedar Rapids, IA, an average of 90.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Cedar Rapids schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Cedar Rapids, IA schools.

Source: The Cedar Rapids, IA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.