CLASSIFICATIONS: CROSS COUNTRY

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

Cross Country: Four classes.

4A: Largest 48 schools.

3A: Next largest 64 schools.

2A: Next largest 72 schools.

1A: Remaining schools.

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CROSS COUNTRY

2021 CLASSIFICATIONS

Latest update: August 16, 2021

Team NameEnrollmentClassCo-oping Schools
ACGC1751A
ADM, Adel4213A
AHSTW, Avoca1551A
Akron-Westfield1321A
Albia2882A
Alburnett1571A
Algona3353A
Alta-Aurelia1621A
Ames10544A
Anamosa3092A
Ankeny12924A
Ankeny Centennial13954A
Ankeny Christian Academy861A
Aplington-Parkersburg1872A
Assumption, Davenport3423A
Atlantic3223A
Audubon971A
Ballard3543A
Baxter1071A
BCLUW, Conrad1391A
Beckman Catholic, Dyersville1962A
Bedford1051A
Belle Plaine1141A
Bellevue1571A
Belmond-Klemme1831A
Benton Community3753A
Bettendorf12184AMorning Star Academy, Bettendorf,Rivermont Collegiate, Bettendorf,
BGM, Brooklyn1141A
BHRV3843ARock Valley,
Bishop Garrigan, Algona981A
Bishop Heelan Catholic, Sioux City3763A
Bondurant-Farrar5203A
Boone4913A
Boyer Valley, Dunlap861A
Burlington7254A
Calamus-Wheatland961A
CAM, Anita1131A
Camanche2202A
Cardinal, Eldon1992A
Carlisle5113A
Cascade, Western Dubuque1721A
Cedar Falls12854A
Cedar Rapids Jefferson11124A
Cedar Rapids, Kennedy12484A
Cedar Rapids, Washington8744A
Center Point-Urbana3643A
Centerville2892A
Central Decatur, Leon1791A
Central DeWitt3923A
Central Lee, Donnellson2412A
Central Springs1791A
Central, Elkader1031A
Chariton2782A
Charles City3973A
Cherokee, Washington2532A
Clarinda 2812ASouth Page, College Springs,
Clarion-Goldfield-Dows/CAL2262A
Clarke, Osceola3193A
Clarksville631A
Clayton Ridge, Guttenberg1521A
Clear Creek-Amana5233A
Clear Lake3152A
Clinton7434A
Colfax-Mingo1641A
Collins-Maxwell1031A
Colo-Nesco981A
Columbus Catholic, Waterloo2042A
Columbus Community, Columbus Junction1461A
Coon Rapids-Bayard801A
Council Bluffs, Abraham Lincoln10164A
Council Bluffs, Thomas Jefferson9394A
Creston4003A
Crestwood, Cresco3163A
Dallas Center-Grimes6833A
Danville/New London2792ANew London,
Davenport, Central12424A
Davenport, North9974A
Davenport, West10904A
Davis County, Bloomfield3052A
Decorah4313A
Denison-Schleswig6003A
Denver1902A
Des Moines Christian2442A
Des Moines, Abraham Lincoln18074A
Des Moines, East15954A
Des Moines, Hoover7554A
Des Moines, North10884A
Des Moines, Roosevelt15434A
Diagonal321A
Dike-New Hartford1902A
Don Bosco, Gilbertville651A
Dowling Catholic, West Des Moines10634A
Dubuque, Hempstead12044A
Dubuque, Senior10784A
Dunkerton961A
Durant1701A
Eagle Grove2082A
Earlham1471A
East Buchanan, Winthrop1351A
East Marshall, LeGrand1942A
East Mills1151A
East Sac County1892A
East Union, Afton1251A
Easton Valley1171A
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont2212A
Edgewood-Colesburg1091A
Emmetsburg2022A
English Valleys, North English1151A
Epworth, Western Dubuque7173A
Essex471A
Estherville Lincoln Central3072A
Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton831A
Fairfield3953A
Forest City2552A
Fort Dodge8234A
Fort Madison4313A
Fremont-Mills, Tabor951A
Garner-Hayfield-Ventura2302A
GCGR, Grundy Center2742AGladbrook-Reinbeck,
Gehlen Catholic, LeMars1071A
Gilbert4023A
Glenwood4463A
GLR-CL2762ACentral Lyon, Rock Rapids,
GMG, Garwin1161A
Grand View Christian School1211A
Greene County2522A
Grinnell3703A
Griswold991A
GTRA1151AGraettinger-Terril,
Hampton-Dumont-CAL3243A
Harlan3633A
Harris-Lake Park781A
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn1501A
Heartland Christian231A
Highland, Riverside1271A
Hillcrest Academy331A
Hinton1691A
HLV, Victor711A
Holy Trinity Catholic, Fort Madison491A
Hudson1611A
Humboldt3713A
IKM-Manning1531A
Independence3533A
Indianola8144A
Interstate 35, Truro2012A
Iowa City, City High13504AWest Branch,
Iowa City, Liberty8864A
Iowa City, West11134A
Iowa Falls-Alden/AGWSR4613AAGWSR, Ackley,
Iowa School for the Deaf161A
Iowa Valley, Marengo1321A
Isaac Newton Christian Academy561ACedar Valley Christian ,
Janesville751A
Jesup2172A
Johnston17274A
Kee, Lansing821A
Keokuk4223A
Keota551A
Knoxville3853A
Kuemper Catholic, Carroll6373ACarroll,
Lake Mills1541A
Lamoni711A
Lawton-Bronson1521A
LeMars4833A
Lenox1041A
Lewis Central7174A
Linn-Mar, Marion16664A
Logan-Magnolia1481A
Lone Tree1061A
Louisa-Muscatine1902A
Lynnville-Sully1301A
Madrid1491A
Manson Northwest Webster1801A
Maquoketa3703A
Maquoketa Valley, Delhi1421A
Marion5223A
Marquette Catholic, Bellevue401A
Marshalltown11624A
Martensdale-St. Marys1261A
Mason City8174A
Mediapolis1942A
Melcher-Dallas771A
Meskwaki Settlement School661A
MFL MarMac1751A
Mid-Prairie, Wellman2522A
Midland, Wyoming1121A
Missouri Valley1681A
MMCRU 1331A
MOC-Floyd Valley3573A
Montezuma1041A
Monticello2822A
Moravia951A
Moulton-Udell381A
Mount Ayr1371A
Mount Pleasant4333A
Mount Vernon-Lisbon4563ALisbon,
Muscatine11114A
MVAOCOU1942A
Nashua-Plainfield1281A
Nevada3453A
New Hampton2602A
Newman Catholic, Mason City1311A
Newton6683A
Nodaway Valley1511A
North Butler, Greene1331A
North Cedar, Stanwood1571A
North Fayette Valley2402A
North Iowa, Buffalo Center861A
North Linn, Troy Mills1361A
North Mahaska, New Sharon1271A
North Polk, Alleman4123A
North Scott, Eldridge7504A
North Tama, Traer1081A
North Union1611A
Northeast, Goose Lake2222A
Northwood-Kensett1151A
Norwalk7684A
Notre Dame / West Burlington3363AWest Burlington,
OABCIG2382A
Oelwein2882A
Ogden1581A
Okoboji, Milford2632A
Orient-Macksburg351A
Osage2182A
Oskaloosa4693A
Ottumwa10074AOttumwa Christian School,
Panorama, Panora1801A
PCM, Monroe2342A
Pekin1591A
Pella5443A
Pella Christian1791A
Perry4223A
Pleasant Valley11834A
Pleasantville1691A
Pocahontas Area2202A
Postville1701A
Prairie, Cedar Rapids13024A
Prince of Peace Catholic, Clinton401A
Red Oak2392A
Regina, Iowa City1711A
Riceville671A
Ridge View1801A,
Rivermont Collegiate, Bettendorf371A
Riverside, Oakland1221A
Rockford941A
Roland-Story, Story City2482A
Saint Ansgar1241A
Saydel3243A
Sergeant Bluff-Luton3693A
Sheldon2772A
Shenandoah2292A
Sibley-Ocheyedan1942A
Sidney1301A
Sigourney1341A
Sioux Center3283A
Sioux Central, Sioux Rapids1781A
Sioux City, East11354A
Sioux City, North12404A
Sioux City, West9934A
Siouxland Christian571A
Solon3893A
South Central Calhoun2512AGlidden-Ralston,
South Hamilton, Jewell1801A
South Hardin1701A
South O'Brien, Paullina1391A
South Tama County, Tama3563A
South Winneshiek1521A
Southeast Polk16424A
Southeast Valley, Gowrie2422A
Southeast Warren, Liberty Center1101A
Southwest Valley1551A
Spencer5603A
Spirit Lake2832A
Springville931A
St. Albert, Council Bluffs1081A
St. Edmond, Fort Dodge1201A
St. Mary's, Remsen491A
Stanton531A
Starmont2022AWest Central, Maynard,
Storm Lake6473ASt. Mary's, Storm Lake,
Sumner-Fredericksburg1811A
Tipton2422A
Treynor2132A
Tri-Center, Neola1391A
Tri-County, Thornburg591A
Trinity Christian High School581A
Tripoli921A
Turkey Valley, Jackson Junction881A
Twin Cedars, Bussey701A
Underwood1972A
Union, La Porte City2442A
Unity Christian, Orange City2272A
Urbandale9594A
Valley Lutheran 331A
Valley, West Des Moines21414A
Van Buren Community1741A
Van Meter1972A
Vinton-Shellsburg3463A
WACO, Wayland1091A
Wahlert, Dubuque3163A
Wapello1261A
Wapsie Valley, Fairbank1551A
Washington3643A
Waterloo21974AWaterloo, East,
Waukee11714A
Waukee Northwest12604A
Waukon2652A
Waverly-Shell Rock5553A
Wayne, Corydon1211A
WC-KP2372AKingsley-Pierson,
Webster City4573A
West Bend-Mallard821A
West Central Valley, Stuart1972A
West Delaware, Manchester3653A
West Fork, Sheffield1491A
West Hancock, Britt1361A
West Harrison, Mondamin661A
West Liberty2982A
West Lyon, Inwood2212A
West Marshall, State Center2382A
West Monona, Onawa1691A
West Sioux, Hawarden1872A
Western Christian, Hull2072A
Westwood, Sloan1391A
Whiting471A
Williamsburg2932A
Wilton1892A
Winfield-Mt. Union1031A
Winterset4363A
Woodbine941A
Woodward Academy1061A
Woodward-Granger1842A
Xavier, Cedar Rapids4743A