Washington High School
143 Best Public High Schools in Iowa
- Washington Community School District, IA
Senior: My high school experience has been the best. Teachers are very good. And because of that, I have become a great student. I have been on the honor roll a lot of times and have received academic letters because of my good grades.
There are many different kinds of sports and activities in my school. I have participated in basketball and drama during my high school. At my school there is also voluntary activities,in which everyone who desires can participate. Education is the key to success and I consider myself and my school well prepared.
- 553 Students
- 15:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
Roanoke Catholic School
- Private School
- Roanoke, VA
- PK, K-12
Senior: Roanoke Catholic is a school that teaches students belong the classroom and prepares them for either college. In the past years, 100 percent of Catholic seniors have attended college and this year the seniors have received over 2.5 million in scholarships. I started Roanoke Catholic two years ago and it was a big change coming from public school. In public schools you could slide by without doing your homework, but at Roanoke Catholic all work is required and graded as a test grade. Roanoke Catholic does not let you fall through the cracks. I also must say the food is outstanding!!
One thing I really did not like were the uniforms. In public school you basically wore what you want, but not in private school. My first year the gentlemen had to wear a shirt and tie during the winter and in the summer a polo shirt with the school’s logo and khaki pants or shorts. This year they changed the dress code to where gentlemen could wear the polo shirt and khaki pants all year around.
- 483 Students
- 11:1 Student-Teacher Ratio