Top Iowa Blue Ribbon Private Schools

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 top blue ribbon private schools in Iowa, serving 4,207 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence.

Top Iowa Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Students Year
  • 1400 Buffalo Rd
    West Des Moines, IA 50265
    (515)225-3000

    1428 students
    Year: 2003
  • Lourdes Catholic School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    1453 Mississippi Blvd
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563)359-3466

    350 students
    Year: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
  • 216 Liberty Street
    Pella, IA 50219
    (641)628-2414

    529 students
    Year: 1993, 1994
  • Resurrection School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4320 Asbury Rd
    Dubuque, IA 52002
    (563)583-9488

    279 students
    Year: 2018
  • 4320 Grand Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50312
    (515)279-5947

    250 students
    Year: 2004
  • St. Columbkille School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1198 Rush Street
    Dubuque, IA 52003
    (563)582-3532

    238 students
    Year: 2011
  • 7075 Ashworth Rd
    West Des Moines, IA 50266
    (515)457-7167

    638 students
    Year: 2014
  • 1007 E Rusholme Street
    Davenport, IA 52803
    (563)322-2923

    495 students
    Year: 2011
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