ABOUT W-SR SCHOOLS

 

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OUR SCHOOLS:

The Waverly-Shell Rock Community Schools are nestled within the communities of Waverly and Shell Rock in northeastern Iowa. Seven schools make up the district: Margaretta Carey Elementary, Shell Rock Elementary, Southeast Elementary, West Cedar Elementary, WSR Middle School, WSR High School, Greenview Alternative High School, and WSR Residential/Lied Center.

Discover our communities and the benefits of small town life:

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DEMOGRAPHICS:

  • Certified enrollment: 2119

  • Students served: 2239

  • Greenview Alternative HS enrollment: 36

  • Open enrolled in: 179

  • Open enrolled out: 72

  • Attendance rate: 96%

  • Graduation rate: 97.5%

  • Number of teachers: 162

  • Average class size (k-4): 20.4

  • Percent with master's degree: 62%

  • Number of administrators: 8

  • Number of bus routes: 18

  • Number of students transported: 1694

  • Route miles travelled per day: 822

  • District area: 162 square miles

  • Value of school buildings: $66,459,088

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SCHOOL SPIRIT:

  • Mascot: Go-Hawks

  • Colors: Black and Gold

  • Fight Song: "Illinois Loyalty"

DISTRICT MISSION:

Waverly-Shell Rock Community School District strives to create a passion for learning that will sustain students for a lifetime.

 

TECHNOLOGY MISSION:

Our mission is to inspire a lifelong passion within our school community to create, collaborate, share, discover, and solve problems while ethically utilizing technology.