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  • Central Jr-sr High School
  • 400 First St Nw, Elkader
  • Central Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 236
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Elkader Elementary School
  • 400 1st St Nw, Elkader
  • Central Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 244
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Elkader school information

Average Test Scores82%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Elkader, IA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Elkader public schools have average test scores of 82% which is 6% higher than than the Iowa average and 67% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Elkader public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.3% have completed high school, 24.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Elkader

Completed 8th grade91.3%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school90.3%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college48.5%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.6%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.0%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters7.0%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

Elkader, IA School Districts

Central Community School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elkader. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elkader, IA schools is 82%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Elkader, IA, an average of 91.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Elkader 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 Elkader, IA schools.

Source: The Elkader, 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.