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Top 15 Best School District in Iowa

Ankeny Community School District ranks in the top fifteen of Niche's 2018 Best School Districts in Iowa.  The ranking is based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Ranking factors include state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality, public school district ratings, and more.


Some of Ankeny's Ranking Factors:


Overall - A+

Academics - A+

Health & Safety - A+

Teachers - A-

Food - A+

Resources & Facilities - A

Clubs & Activities - A+

Sports - A+

College Prep - A


Ankeny Community School District is ranked number five as the Safest School District in Iowa as rated by Niche.


About Niche

Niche is website that helps users discover schools and neighborhoods that are right for them (their niche).  They analyze dozens of public data sets and millions of reviews to produce comprehensive rankings, report cards, and profiles for K-12 schools, colleges, and places to live.