The latest Condition of Education report shows Iowa students are making improvements.
It shows at 89.3-percent, Iowa is leading the nation in four-year graduation rates. That’s up about one percentage point from 2011.
The report found Iowa students had an average ACT score of 22.1. That’s 1.2-percent above the national average.
Though Iowa is ranked 26th nationally in teacher pay, the average teaching salary is increased about $700 coming in at nearly $51,000.
Read the entire Condition of Education report here.