Top Iowa Schools By Membership Association
- For the 2020 school year, there are 26 top school membership associations in Iowa, serving 181 private schools (73% of all schools) and 41,161 students.
- The most popular school membership associations are National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) (53% of schools), Christian Schools International (CSI) (12% of schools) and Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) (9% of schools).
Scattergood Friends School Photo - Scattergood offers a Sustainable Agriculture Endorsement. Students earning this endorsement take five farm-related Project classes over the course of four years, complete an agriculturally-related topic for either their Junior or Senior research papers and design and execute a 30-hour service project with with Scattergood Farm's livestock, 35 acre restored prairie, or 10 acre certified organic vegetable fields and fruit orchards.
St Paul The Apostle Catholic School Photo - STREAM is an expansion of STEM. It is an acronym for Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, the Arts and Math. As Catholic schools, our mission is to educate the whole child; therefore, STREAM education has taken the principles of STEM infused religion across all subjects and added the arts to provide students the creative thinking skills necessary to communicate.
Spalding Catholic School Photo - Spalding Catholic School is a Prek-6th grade school, located in northwest Iowa.
Community Christian School Photo - Community Christian School is a non-denominational school in Fort Dodge, IA.
Top Iowa Private Schools by Membership Association (2020)
- Membership Association# Schools# Students% Minority
- 4 Schools476 Students11.43% Minority
- 1 Schools754 Students7.70% Minority
- 3 Schools128 Students5.97% Minority
- 5 Schools404 Students8.51% Minority
- 1 Schools30 Students- Minority
- 17 Schools3,644 Students9.16% Minority
- 1 Schools233 Students2.20% Minority
- 22 Schools3,663 Students4.55% Minority
- 4 Schools345 Students3.83% Minority
- 1 Schools28 Students- Minority
- 4 Schools592 Students35.01% Minority
- 12 Schools1,686 Students28.88% Minority
- 2 Schools447 Students5.15% Minority
- 5 Schools1,199 Students25.32% Minority
- 3 Schools144 Students25.47% Minority
- 1 Schools516 Students8.15% Minority
- 96 Schools28,226 Students13.45% Minority
- 1 Schools521 Students8.45% Minority
- 5 Schools729 Students5.94% Minority
- 1 Schools196 Students4.79% Minority
- 3 Schools261 Students5.26% Minority
- 5 Schools738 Students2.55% Minority
- 9 Schools2,226 Students13.88% Minority
- 4 Schools594 Students37.17% Minority
- 7 Schools1,875 Students8.07% Minority
- 1 Schools28 Students- Minority
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