The 2021 U.S. News rankings of high schools in the United States has just been released—and Decorah High School tops the list of Iowa high schools.
Decorah HS is ranked #1 in Iowa and #634 nationally.
U.S. News notes Decorah HS students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® coursework and exams—and 39 percent of them do, with 29 percent passing at least one AP Exam.
91 percent of Decorah HS students achieved mathematics proficiency, with 95 percent achieving reading proficiency. 96 percent of Decorah High School students graduate on time.
U.S. News also notes the total minority enrollment at Decorah HS is 9 percent, and 22 percent of students are economically disadvantaged.
(This story was reposted, with permission, from Decorahnews.com)