Excellent Schools and Life-Long Learning Opportunities
New Hampton Community School District
The New Hampton Community School District consists of approximately 1,420 students in grades K-12. Our community is committed to expanding educational services so our students are better prepared to succeed in an ever-changing world.
The school district offers an early childhood program for three, four and five year old children. The Learning Center and the Preschool Development programs have been very successful and well received by the parents and community.
The elementary school (PK-5) has an average pupil-teacher ratio of 17-24:1. Pupil/teacher ratios in most classes at the middle school (6-8) and high school (9-12) range from 18-25:1.
St. Joseph Community School
St. Joseph Community School is a regional Catholic K-8 school serving parishes in New Hampton and the surrounding areas. The mission of St. Joseph Community School is to provide systematic training of the child's spiritual, intellectual, social, cultural, and physical development through instruction, discipline, and guidance.
Accredited by the Iowa Department of Education, St. Joseph Community School meets all state requirements and employs highly qualified teachers and staff. With an enrollment of approximately 200, the school adheres to the philosophy of teaching the whole child. To meet these needs, students in grades first through eighth are multi-aged in order to facilitate groupings according to appropriate academic levels, social needs and other factors. In kindergarten through fourth grade the average student/teacher ratio is 16:1. Student/teacher ratio in fifth through eighth grade is 14:1.
New Hampton Alumni
The New Hampton Alumni Association wants you! The link www.alumninewhampton.com has been set up primarily to function as a tool for you to connect with your classmates. Please visit the website to update your information if you are a NHHS alumni.
Colleges & Universities
There are seven colleges and universities within 45 miles of New Hampton.
- Luther College, Decorah, Iowa
- Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa
- University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa
- Northeast Iowa Community College, Calmar, Iowa
- Upper Iowa University, Fayette, Iowa
- North Iowa Area Community College, Mason City, Iowa
- Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo, Iowa
- Kaplan University, Cedar Falls, Iowa