West Marshall Community School District


The West Marshall Community School District in Iowa is home to three schools: West Marshall Elementary School, West Marshall High School, and West Marshall Middle School. The district's schools serve students from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, providing educational opportunities in a predominantly white, rural community.

Among the district's schools, West Marshall High School stands out as the academic standout, consistently ranking among the top 36 high schools in Iowa over the past three years and earning 4-5 out of 5 stars from SchoolDigger. The high school's test scores are significantly higher than the state averages, with 94.9% of 10th graders proficient or better in English Language Arts and 69.2% of 10th graders and 78.9% of 11th graders scoring proficient or better in math.

While the district's schools demonstrate overall academic excellence, there are some notable differences. The free and reduced lunch rates vary across the schools, with the middle school having the highest rate at 32.82%, the elementary school at 30.8%, and the high school at 26.91%. Additionally, the spending per student ranges from $10,443 at the elementary school to $12,821 at the high school, reflecting the increased costs associated with providing a more comprehensive high school curriculum and extracurricular activities. The district may benefit from further analysis of its racial and socioeconomic dynamics to ensure equitable access to educational opportunities for all students.

District Detail

 601 3rd St. NW
State Center, IA 50247-0670

 (641) 483-2660

SchoolDigger Rank:
97th of 311 Iowa districts

See the 2023 Iowa District rankings!
Grades served: PK, KG-12
Students: 970

Primary Schools: 1
Middle Schools: 1
High Schools: 1
Alternative Schools: 0
We found 3 schools.

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Iowa Department of Education.

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