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Jill Weigel
Regional Administrator



Academically Relevant Data Files and Websites: Data Resources for Schools

The following data is publicly available data that can prove useful to schools and school leaders in their efforts to improve schools.

Links to websites with data:

The Great Schools:

    The Great Schools website has information such as:


    • ITBS scores

    • Students per teacher

    • Student ethnicity

    • Percent of students on Free/Reduced meals

The Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT 2008 Data Book Online:

The Regional Capacity Analysis Program website ( has data for Iowa counties and school districts in PDF format.

Iowa School District Profiles:

Area 10 Profile of Services:

Profiles of Child Well-Being:

Population Trends:

County Data Fact Sheets, compiled by the Iowa Collaboration for Youth Development:

Excel files of Pertinent Data. The following Excel files allow schools to filter for their specific information and view trends over time.

January, 2008 Community-wide Report Card for Cedar Rapids, College Community,
Linn-Mar, Marion, and  Metro Catholic Schools

Iowa Department of Education School Profiles

AEA 10 Iowa Youth Survey Trend Report for 1999, 2002, 2005 & 2008

AEA10 Iowa Youth Survey Report for 2005

Area 10 Iowa Youth Survey Report for 2008

School District Iowa Youth Survey Trend Reports arenot available online, but may be obtained from district superintendents.

Iowa Youth Survey Toolkits:

Alcohol and Youth
Alcohol Spreadsheet


Tobacco and Youth
Tobacco Spreadsheet


School Climate and Connection
School Climate and Connection Spreadsheet


Risky Behaviors and Bullying
Risky Behaviors and Bullying Spreadsheet


Community Connection
Community Connection Spreadsheet


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