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15% property tax reduction

to the school district's tax rate for district property tax owners was achieved, reducing the property tax rate from $19.48 to $16.50 per thousand. 

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98.28% graduation rate

SEP continues to stay ahead of the curve. State average 90.8%, national average 82%

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1961 year organized

unified community for 50+ years

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842 students attended post prom
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#1 our mascot, the ram

is an acronym for Runnells, Altoona, Mitchellville and all the surrounding areas that make up our school

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82% reading proficiency

grades 3-11

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2019 asst. superintendent joe horton

received TEAM Award from ISEA

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980 employees

serving 6800+ students

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4500 students transported

75 buses, 59 routes

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82% reading core target met

Grades 3-11 proficient in Reading - State goal: 80%

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Top 25 workplace

3rd year in a row SEP was in the Top 25 workplaces in Iowa as Published by the Des Moines Register

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5 rhythamettes win 5 national championships

1st in Hip-hop, 1st in Jazz, 1st in Lyrical, 1st in Kick, 1st in Pom and Overall Champs!