CLASSIFICATIONS: BASKETBALL

School enrollment numbers from each year inform the following school year’s classifications for IHSAA sanctioned sports. Enrollment numbers are provided by the Basic Educational Data Survey (BEDS) from the Iowa Department of Education. Whole grade and cooperative sharing agreements listed as available. To view other sports or overall BEDS numbers, view the Classifications page.

 

Sport Breakdown

Basketball: Four classes.

4A: Largest 48 schools.

3A: Next largest 64 schools.

2A: Next largest 96 schools.

1A: Remaining schools.

BASKETBALL

2021 PRELIMINARY CLASSIFICATIONS

Latest update: Nov. 2, 2021

Team NameEnrollmentClassCo-ops
Valley, West Des Moines21414A
Des Moines, Lincoln18074A
Johnston17274A
Linn-Mar, Marion16664A
Southeast Polk16424A
Des Moines, East15954A
Des Moines, Roosevelt15434A
Ankeny Centennial13954A
Waterloo, West13844A
Prairie, Cedar Rapids13024A
Ankeny12924A
Cedar Falls12854A
Waukee Northwest12604A
Cedar Rapids, Kennedy12484A
Davenport, Central12424A
Sioux City, North12404A
Bettendorf12184AMorning Star Academy, Rivermont Collegiate
Dubuque, Hempstead12044A
Pleasant Valley11834A
Iowa City, City High11814A
Waukee11714A
Marshalltown11624A
Sioux City, East11354A
Iowa City, West11134A
Cedar Rapids, Jefferson11124A
Muscatine11114A
Davenport, West10904A
Des Moines, North10884A
Dubuque, Senior10784A
Dowling Catholic, West Des Moines10634A
Ames10544A
Council Bluffs, Abraham Lincoln10164A
Davenport, North9974A
Ottumwa9954A
Sioux City, West9934A
Urbandale9594A
Council Bluffs, Thomas Jefferson9394A
Iowa City, Liberty8864A
Cedar Rapids, Washington8744A
Fort Dodge8234A
Mason City8174A
Indianola8144A
Waterloo, East8134A
Norwalk7684A
Des Moines, Hoover7554A
North Scott, Eldridge7504A
Clinton7434A
Burlington7254A
Epworth, Western Dubuque7173A
Lewis Central7173A
Dallas Center-Grimes6833A
Newton6683A
Storm Lake6053A
Denison-Schleswig6003A
Spencer5603A
Waverly-Shell Rock5553A
Pella5443A
Clear Creek-Amana5233A
Marion5223A
Bondurant-Farrar5203A
Carlisle5113A
Boone4913A
LeMars4833A
Xavier, Cedar Rapids4743A
Oskaloosa4693A
Webster City4573A
Glenwood4463A
Winterset4363A
Mount Pleasant4333A
Fort Madison4313A
Decorah4313A
Perry4223A
Keokuk4223A
Carroll4223A
ADM 4213A
North Polk, Alleman4123A
Gilbert4023A
Creston4003A
Charles City3973A
Fairfield3953A
Central DeWitt3923A
Solon3893A
Knoxville3853A
Bishop Heelan Catholic, Sioux City3763A
Benton Community3753A
Humboldt3713A
Maquoketa3703A
Grinnell3703A
Sergeant Bluff-Luton3693A
West Delaware, Manchester3653A
Washington3643A
Center Point-Urbana3643A
Harlan Community3633A
MOC-Floyd Valley3573A
South Tama County, Tama3563A
Ballard3543A
Independence3533A
Vinton-Shellsburg3463A
Nevada3453A
Assumption, Davenport3423A
Algona3353A
Sioux Center3283A
Saydel3243A
Hampton-Dumont-CAL3243A
Mount Vernon3223A
Atlantic3223A
Iowa Falls-Alden3193A
Clarke, Osceola3193A
Wahler,t Dubuque3163A
Crestwood, Cresco3163A
Clear Lake3153A
Anamosa3093A
Estherville- Lincoln Central3072A
Davis County, Bloomfield3052A
West Liberty2982A
Williamsburg2932A
Centerville2892A
Oelwein2882A
Albia2882A
Spirit Lake2832A
Monticello2822A
Clarinda2812ASouth Page,
Chariton2782A
Sheldon2772A
Waukon2652A
Okoboji, Milford2632A
New Hampton2602A
Forest City2552A
Cherokee, Washington2532A
Mid-Prairie, Wellman2522A
Greene County2522A
Roland-Story, Story City2482A
Union, LaPorte City2442A
Des Moines Christian2442A
Tipton2422A
Southeast Valley, Gowrie2422A
Central Lee, Donnellson2412A
North Fayette Valley2402A
Red Oak2392A
West Marshall, State Center2382A
OABCIG2382A
PCM 2342A
Garner- Hayfield/Ventura2302A
Shenandoah2292A
Unity Christian, Orange City2272A
West Burlington2262A
Clarion-Goldfield-Dows2262A
Northeast, Goose Lake2222A
West Lyon, Inwood2212A
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont2212A
Pocahontas Area2202A
Camanche2202A
Osage2182A
Jesup2172A
Kuemper Catholic, Carroll2152A
Treynor2132A
Rock Valley2122A
Eagle Grove2082A
Western Christian, Hull2072A
Columbus Catholic, Waterloo2042A
Emmetsburg2022A
Interstate 35, Truro2012A
Cardinal Eldon1992A
West Central Valley, Stuart1972A
Van Meter1972A
Underwood1972A
Beckman Catholic, Dyersville1962A
Sibley-Ocheyedan1942A
MVAOCOU1942A
Mediapolis1942A
East Marshall, LeGrand1942A
Louisa-Muscatine1902A
Dike-New Hartford1902A
Denver1902A
Wilton1892A
East Sac County1892A
South Central Calhoun1882A
West Sioux, Hawarden1872A
Aplington-Parkersburg1872A
Woodward-Granger1842A
Belmond-Klemme1832A
Sumner-Fredericksburg1812A
South Hamilton, Jewell1802A
Ridge View1802A
Panorama, Panora1802A
Manson Northwest Webster1802A
Pella Christian1792A
Central Springs1792A
Central Decatur, Leon1792A
Sioux Centra,l Sioux Rapids1782A
MFL MarMac1752A
ACGC1752A
Van Buren County1742A
Central Lyon, Rock Rapids1732A
Cascade, Western Dubuque1722A
Boyden-Hull1722A
Regina, Iowa City1712A
South Hardin1702A
Postville1702A
Durant1702A
West Monona, Onawa1692A
West Branch1692A
Pleasantville1692A
Hinton1692A
Missouri Valley1682A
Grundy Center1672A
Colfax-Mingo1642A
Alta-Aurelia1622A
North Union1611A
Hudson1611A
Pekin1591A
Ogden1581A
North Cedar , Stanwood1571A
Bellevue1571A
Alburnett1571A
Wapsie Valley, Fairbank1551A
Southwest Valley1551A
AHSTW, Avoca1551A
Lake Mills1541A
IKM-Manning1531A
South Winneshiek, Calmar1521A
Lawton-Bronson1521A
Clayton Ridge, Guttenberg1521A
Nodaway Valley1511A
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn1501A
West Fork, Sheffield1491A
Madrid1491A
Logan-Magnolia1481A
Earlham1471A
Danville1471A
Columbus Community, Columbus Junction1461A
Starmont1441A
Maquoketa Valley, Delhi1421A
AGWSR, Ackley1421A
Westwood, Sloan1391A
Tri-Center, Neola1391A
South O'Brien, Paullina1391A
BCLUW, Conrad1391A
Mount Ayr1371A
West Hancock, Britt1361A
North Linn, Troy Mills1361A
Newell-Fonda1361A
Woodbury Centra,l Moville1351A
East Buchanan, Winthrop1351A
Sigourney1341A
Lisbon1341A
North Butler, Greene1331A
MMCRU1331A
New London1321A
Iowa Valley, Marengo1321A
Akron-Westfield1321A
Newman Catholic, Mason City1311A
Sidney1301A
Lynnville-Sully1301A
Nashua-Plainfield1281A
North Mahaska, New Sharon1271A
Highland, Riverside1271A
Wapello1261A
Martensdale-St Marys1261A
East Union, Afton1251A
Saint Ansgar1241A
Riverside, Oakland1221A
Wayne, Corydon1211A
Grand View Christian School1211A
St. Edmond, Fort Dodge1201A
Easton Valley1171A
GMG, Garwin1161A
GTRA1151AGraettinger-Terril,
Northwood-Kensett1151A
English Valleys, North English1151A
East Mills1151A
B-G-M Brooklyn1141A
Belle Plaine1141A
CAM, Anita1131A
Midland, Wyoming1121A
Southeast Warren, Liberty Center1101A
Notre Dame, Burlington1101A
WACO, Wayland1091A
Edgewood-Colesburg1091A
St. Albert, Council Bluffs1081A
North Tama, Traer1081A
Gladbrook-Reinbeck1071A
Gehlen Catholic, LeMars1071A
Baxter1071A
Woodward Academy1061A
Lone Tree1061A
Bedford1051A
Montezuma1041A
Lenox1041A
Winfield-Mt. Union1031A
George-Little Rock1031A
Collins-Maxwell1031A
Central, Elkader1031A
Kingsley-Pierson1021A
Central City1001A
Griswold991A
Colo-NESCO981A
Bishop Garrigan, Algona981A
Audubon971A
Dunkerton961A
Calamus-Wheatland961A
Moravia951A
Fremont-Mills Tabor951A
Woodbine941A
Rockford941A
Springville931A
River Valley, Correctionville931A
Tripoli921A
Turkey Valley, Jackson Junction881A
North Iowa, Buffalo Center861A
Boyer Valley, Dunlap861A
Ankeny Christian Academy861A
Exira-EHK831A
West Bend-Mallard821A
Kee, Lansing821A
Coon Rapids-Bayard801A
Harris-Lake Park781A
Melcher-Dallas771A
Janesville751A
Lamoni711A
H-L-V, Victor711A
Twin Cedars, Bussey701A
Riceville671A
West Harrison, Mondamin661A
Meskwaki Settlement School661A
Don Bosco, Gilbertville651A
Glidden-Ralston631A
Clarksville631A
Murray621A
Seymour601A
Tri-County, Thornburg591A
West Central, Maynard581A
Trinity Christian581A
Siouxland Christian571A
Cedar Valley Christian561AIsaac Newton Christian Academy,
Keota551A
Stanton531A
Mormon Trail, Garden Grove521A
Paton-Churdan501A
St. Mary's Remsen491A
Holy Trinity Catholic, Fort Madison491A
Whiting471A
Essex471A
Maharishi, Fairfield451A
St. Mary's, Storm Lake421A
Ar-We-Va, Westside411A
Prince of Peace Catholic, Clinton401A
Marquette Catholic, Bellevue401A
Waterloo Christian School391A
Moulton-Udell381A
Orient-Macksburg351A
Valley Lutheran, Cedar Falls331A
Hillcrest Academy331A
Diagonal321A
Heartland Christian231A