There are 2 Private Schools in Ottumwa, Iowa, serving a population of 24,705 people in an area of 16 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 12,352 people, and 1 Private School per 7 square miles.
In Iowa, Ottumwa is ranked 95th of 1056 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 90th of 1056 cities in Private Schools per square mile.
Find Ottumwa, Iowa private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.
Ottumwa Christian School 458 North Court Street Ottumwa, IA
Seton Catholic School 117 4th Street East Ottumwa, IA
Ottumwa Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Ottumwa, IA. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Iowa Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Iowa State to provide education to all children.You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
Find Ottumwa Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.
|Nursery & Preschool Enrollment||98||147|
|Kindergarten Enrollment||43 (11.9%)||51 (11.0%)|
|Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)||88 (6.9%)||119 (7.0%)|
|Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)||27 (2.3%)||62 (3.5%)|
|High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)||46 (3.8%)||103 (6.0%)|
|Less than 9th Grade Education||1,052 (6.5%)||1,156 (4.8%)|
|9-12th Grade (No Diploma)||1,266 (7.8%)||1,748 (7.3%)|
|High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)||5,672 (35.0%)||8,591 (35.7%)|