Iowa Schools Most Equitable in US, Dubuque 105th in State
Just ahead of the new school year, Wallethub published rankings of equitability for US school districts, comparing public school expenditures and average household incomes. While overall, Iowa schools ranked at the top, there was a broad range when districtrics within the state were compared.
In ranking most to least equatable, the Dubuque Community School District was ranked at number 105 of 330 Iowa districts. The Davis Community School District ranked number one in equatability, while the last place ranking went to North Winnisheik Schools.
For details on the rankings and methodology, see: wallethub.com/edu/e/most-least-equitable-school-districts-in-iowa/77078.
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Using March 2019 data from the Social Security Administration, Stacker compiled a list of the most popular names in each of the 50 states and Washington D.C., according to their 2018 SSA rankings. The top five boy names and top five girl names are listed for each state, as well as the number of babies born in 2018 with that name. Historically common names like Michael only made the top five in three states, while the less common name Harper ranks in the top five for 22 states.
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