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Revision as of 16:02, 17 January 2014

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List of school districts in Iowa

State profile
Number of students: 495,775
Number of schools: 1,487
Graduation rate: 90.3%
Per-pupil spending: $9,807
State school administration
Department Director:
Brad Buck
State Board Members: 10
Table of Contents
Quick facts
School board elections
External links
See also
School boards and school board elections
List of school districts in Iowa
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Iowa is home to 1,487 schools and 495,775 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Rosie Hussey, President
    • Charles C. Edwards, Jr., Vice President
    • Diane Crookham-Johnson, Board Member
    • Sister Jude Fitzpatrick, Board Member
    • Michael Knedler, Board Member
    • Valorie Kruse, Board Member
    • William "Mike" May, Board Member
    • Max Phillips, Board Member
    • LaMetta Wynn, Board Member
    • Edgar Thornton, Board Member


The following table displays the top eight Iowa school districts by total student enrollment.

Student enrollment
1.) Des Moines Public Schools
2.) Cedar Rapids Community School District
3.) Davenport Community Schools
4.) Sioux City Community Schools
5.) Iowa City Community School District
6.) Dubuque Community Schools
7.) Waterloo Community Schools
8.) Council Bluffs Community School District


The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Iowa.[2]

Ethnicity Percentage
White 81.5%
Hispanic 8.5%
African American 5.1%
Asian 2.1%
American Indian 0.5%
Two or More 2.2%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2014

In 2013, eight of the top enrollment districts in Iowa held elections on September 10, 2013 for 26 school board seats across the state. No top enrollment districts in Iowa will hold elections in 2014, so the next upcoming elections will be held in 2015.

See also

External links

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