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  • South Central Calhoun Elementary Building
  • 330 Brower, Rockwell City
  • South Central Calhoun Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 327
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • South Central Calhoun Middle School
  • 1000 Tonawanda Avenue, Rockwell City
  • South Central Calhoun Comm School District
  • Grades: 4 - 8 · Students: 324
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Rockwell City school information

IndexRockwell CityIowaNational
Average Test Scores82%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Rockwell City, IA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Rockwell City 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 Rockwell City public schools is 11:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.0% have completed high school, 13.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Rockwell City

IndexRockwell CityIowaNational
Completed 8th grade81.2%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school79.0%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college48.8%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.7%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.0%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters1.7%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.2%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

Rockwell City, IA School Districts

Southern Cal Community School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Rockwell City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Rockwell City, IA schools is 82%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Rockwell City, IA, an average of 81.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Rockwell City 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 Rockwell City, IA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Farnhamville, IA36990%82%
Lake City, IA1,75987%77%
Manson, IA1,82585%72%
Barnum, IA28476%54%
Rockwell City, IA2,21282%67%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hardinsburg, KY2,21264%30%
Pine Beach, NJ2,21139%22%
Ashford, AL2,21136%28%
Spruce Pine, NC2,21149%0%
Columbus Junction, IA2,21456%13%
Rockwell City, IA2,21282%67%
Source: The Rockwell City, 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.