Overall Niche Grade
- College PrepB
- Clubs & ActivitiesC+
- Health & SafetyB+
- Resources & FacilitiesC
Carlisle High School is an above average, public school located in Carlisle, IA. It has 633 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 87% of students are at least proficient in math and 82% in reading.
Carlisle High School Rankings
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- A129 Students
- A105 Students
- B-68 Students
- B+52 Students
- B-48 Students
- A42 Students
- B-37 Students
- B24 Students
- A-19 Students
- B18 Students
Culture & Safety
Health & Safety
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
- of students agree that they feel safe at their school.5 responses
- of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.5 responses
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Free or Reduced Lunch
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.9 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.9 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.9 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.13 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.13 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.13 responses
Clubs & Activities
Clubs & Activities
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
Expenses Per Student
- of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.15 responses
- of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.15 responses
- of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.15 responses
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Carlisle High School Reviews
Carlisle is a great academic school, and the students are all die hard Wildcat fans! Overall it is an amazing school.
Going to Carlisle has been the best high school experience I could ask for. It’s the perfect size. The staff at CHS has helped be grow not only as a student, but as a professional in the work field and life in general. The only thing I could ask for is for a longer lunch period!
It wasn't too big a school, which made it easier to get to know my classmates and teachers alike. The school tries their utmost best to help their students succeed academically, despite whether or not their help is received well. They genuinely care for their students wellbeing. However, while they may have good intentions, they don't really take the opinions of the student body as a whole very seriously. They'll listen, but won't act.