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Cedar Falls High School
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  • Public
  • CEDAR FALLS, IA

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B minus
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade A+
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Cedar Falls High School is a highly rated, public school located in CEDAR FALLS, IA. It has 1,182 students in grades 10-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 76% of students are at least proficient in math and 81% in reading.

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Cedar Falls High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
81%
Percent Proficient - Math
76%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1380
21 responses
Average ACT
27
344 responses
AP Enrollment
29%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$61,420
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$875
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$189,100
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
88%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 32 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 32 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 92 responses
  • Student section at football games!
    18%
  • Sports
    14%
  • Band
    13%
  • Theatre
    12%
  • Choir
    8%
  • Home Coming week
    7%
  • Speech team!
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,182
Free or Reduced Lunch
18%
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 38 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 38 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 38 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$63,558
Teachers in First/Second Year
21.5%
61%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 44 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 44 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 44 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$12,653 / year
National
$12,239
78%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 46 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 46 responses
54%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 46 responses

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