Total Number of Schools

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Data Available: 1999-00 through 2012-13

NAPCS counts public charter schools in the total number of schools if the school shows enrollment in the official fall member count data file for that academic year or if the state department of education has not indicated that the school closed.

2007-2008 Iowa

Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Schools
Number of Schools 9
% of Charter Schools to All Public Schools 0.6%
Average Number of Years Open
Average Number of Years Open 2.4
Number of Years Open
Open 1-3 Years 8 88.9%
Open 4-6 Years 1 11.1%
Growth
Number of New Charter Schools in Fall of Academic Year 2
Number of Charter Schools That Closed During Academic Year 1
% Growth in Number of Charter Schools 25.0%
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 3 33.3%
High Schools 2 22.2%
Ungraded 4
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 2 22.2%
Town 1 11.1%
Rural 6 66.7%
Management Organization
Freestanding 9 100.0%
 

Non-Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Schools
Number of Schools 1,497
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 775 51.8%
Middle Schools 285 19.0%
High Schools 308 20.6%
Middle/High Schools 126 8.4%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 3 0.2%
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 252 16.8%
Suburbs 77 5.1%
Town 379 25.3%
Rural 789 52.7%
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