About the Condition of Education
The Department is excited to release the 5th on-line version of the Annual Condition of Education (COE). The COE includes information on Iowa students, educators, and school systems.
First released in 1990, 32 editions have provided a rich set of information to examine educational trends across multiple decades. Several metrics are now available online adding dynamic features to tables and figures. Local district results are accessible for the first time.
The online COE will expand and include additional content and functionality.
Presents students’ course-taking data for the two most recent high school graduating classes (those enrolled in Iowa public high schools in each of the four years from grades 9 to 12). The selected courses are: Algebra II, higher-level mathematics, chemistry, physics, high-quality computer science and world languages.