Council Bluffs is home to an above average school district with a 17:1 student-teacher ratio. Within Council Bluffs there are two districts; Council Bluffs Community School District, with 11 elementary schools, 2 middle schools, and 2 high-schools, with an 87% graduation rate. (1) As well as, Lewis Central School District with a 93% graduation Rate (2)
Throughout Pottawattamie County, there are 8 highly rated school districts.(3)
Throughout the area - through initiatives and partnerships - students are preparing today to be tomorrow's workforce!
Council Bluffs also has multiple options for private K-12 education
Council Bluffs is home to Iowa Western Community College, offering of 30 majors plus continuing ed and non-credit programs.
Through Home Base Iowa, military veterans, their spouse and children can qualify for in-state tuition at no cost!