Indianola High School Fast Facts

The positive learning community of IHS will stimulate rigorous academic growth for all students resulting in productive, contributing citizens prepared for life after high school.

Learning Structure

  • 1147 students enrolled in grades 9-12
  • Numerous student activity offerings (see Activities tab)
  • Digital 1:1 Learning Environment
  • School day:  8:00-3:05 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday;  8:00-2:05 on Wednesday

Student Demographics

  • Less than 1% English Language Learner (ELL) population
  • Approximately 8% minority student body
  • Over 80% of students are proficient as measured by the Iowa Assessment for reading, math, science, and social studies
  • Free and Reduced Lunch population of 21%

Facility

  • IHS built in 1962
  • Recent projects completed:
    • Single point of entry to the building
    • New Main Office and Counselor Offices
    • New District Professional Development Rooms
    • New Family and Consumer Science Classroom
    • New Ag Classroom
    • New Greenhouse Classroom
    • New Stadium
    • New Tennis Courts
    • Renovated Baseball Facility

Communication

  • Approved visitors sign in at the office to receive a visitor’s pass.  A photo ID is required.
  • Daily Announcements and emails are on website and PowerSchool.
  • Call the Attendance Office for all attendance communication and notes from home.
  • Materials are delivered to students via the Main Office.
  • Please reference the student handbook on this website for further information.