Des Moines, IA Elementary Schools

Map of Des Moines, IA with School District Boundaries

School Type Students Student to Teacher Ratio Free or Reduced Lunch School District
Brody Middle School Public 702 17.1 61%
Brubaker Elementary School Public 672 12.8 78%
Callanan Middle School Public 626 15.6 77%
Capitol View Elementary School Public 585 11.6 91%
Carver Elementary Public 695 12.5 94%
Cattell Elementary School Public 408 13.4 86%
Christ The King School Private 247 15.0
Clive Elementary Public 547 14.1 45%
Cornell Elementary School Public 502 15.9 57%
Cowles Elementary School Public 393 18.7 18%
Delaware Elementary School Public 567 18.3 32%
Des Moines Adventist School Private 22 11.0
Downtown School Public 274 14.1 16%
Edmunds Fine Arts Academy Public 287 9.9 95%
Fairmount Education Private 39 4.0
Findley Elementary School Public 343 12.0 96%
Garton Elementary Public 563 12.5 86%
Gateway Secondary School Public 171 15.7 46%
Goodrell Middle School Public 591 16.4 69%
Gospel Assembly Christian Academy Private 12 2.0
Grandview Park Baptist School Private 316 11.0
Greenwood Elementary School Public 446 17.2 59%
Hanawalt Elementary Public 352 15.6 42%
Harding Middle School Public 619 13.4 96%
Hiatt Middle School Public 634 14.1 97%
Hillis Elementary School Public 483 15.6 64%
Holy Family School Private 241 14.0
Howe Elementary Public 297 14.5 93%
Hoyt Middle School Public 518 11.2 88%
Hubbell Elementary Public 455 17.5 42%
Jackson Elementary School Public 413 13.8 78%
Jefferson Elementary School Public 432 19.2 22%
King Elementary School Public 335 12.9 97%
Lovejoy Elementary School Public 332 12.8 89%
Madison Elementary School Public 409 14.7 81%
Mccombs Middle School Public 664 18.4 76%
Mckee Elementary School Public 204 17.0 74%
Mckinley Elementary School Public 332 11.5 97%
Meredith Middle School Public 666 15.9 78%
Merrill Middle School Public 658 17.4 42%
Mitchell Early Childhood Center Public 383 23.9 61%
Monroe Elementary School Public 533 12.5 93%
Morris Elementary School Public 617 13.4 84%
Moulton Elementary School Public 471 11.8 89%
Mt Olive Lutheran School Private 109 9.0
New Horizon Academy Private 47 5.0
Norwoodville Elementary Public
Oak Park Public 399 13.5 82%
Orchard Place School Public 98 7.8 40%
Park Ave Elementary School Public 472 13.6 78%
Perkins Elementary School Public 438 14.8 60%
Phillips Elementary Public 404 19.2 55%
Pleasant Hill Elementary School Public 312 16.9 46%
River Woods Elementary School Public 538 14.4 78%
Ruby Van Meter School Public 171 5.5 80%
Samuelson Elementary School Public 526 15.2 71%
Smouse Opportunity School Public 152 6.9 83%
South Union Elementary School Public 571 15.4 82%
St Anthony Elementary School Private 317 20.0
St Augustin Catholic School Private 286 12.0
St Joseph Elementary School Private 271 13.0
St Theresa School Private 305 12.0
Stowe Elementary School Public 362 11.5 85%
Studebaker Elementary School Public 447 16.0 76%
The Academy Private 164 6.0
Walnut Street School Public 312 14.9 49%
Weeks Middle School Public 689 13.2 85%
Willard Elementary School Public 454 13.0 95%
Windsor Elementary Public 425 14.4 71%
Woodlawn Early Childhood Center Public 251 22.8 65%
Woodside Middle School Public 404 13.6 55%
Wright Elementary School Public 271 15.9 68%

Listed below are all public and private grade schools located in Des Moines, Iowa. Click on the public or private elementary school to view that specific school's details

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Number of Schools

Number of Schools in Nearby Cities

Number of Schools
Des Moines 72
West Des Moines 14
Urbandale 10
Johnston 6
Norwalk 3
De Moines 1

Number of Schools in Des Moines Compared Statewide

Des Moines has 72 school(s)

Number of Schools
Des Moines 26
9.25
6
4.5833333333333
4
3.3333333333333
3
3
2.4166666666667
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
1.4166666666667
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

Student Enrollment

Student Enrollment in Nearby Cities

Student Enrollment in Nearby Cities
Des Moines 28251
West Des Moines 6887
Urbandale 4789
Johnston 4133
Norwalk 1776
De Moines 49

Number of Students in Des Moines Compared Statewide

Des Moines has 28251 students(s)

Number of Schools
Des Moines 10310.916666667
3458.6666666667
1960.0833333333
1472.75
1232.4166666667
1050.1666666667
933.66666666667
850.75
739.66666666667
666.75
612.41666666667
541.75
501.75
477.58333333333
452.5
417.5
381.75
362.5
346.75
329.83333333333
316.66666666667
304
290.08333333333
277.41666666667
263.08333333333
245.83333333333
229.83333333333
217.25
200.16666666667
190.25
177.33333333333
163.75
143.66666666667
129.41666666667
115.66666666667
104.75
85
61.75
35.666666666667

Student Teacher Ratio

Student Teacher Ratio in Nearby Cities

Student Teacher Ratio in Nearby Cities
De Moines 11
Des Moines 14.2
Norwalk 14.5
Urbandale 15.2
West Des Moines 15.7
Johnston 15.8

Student Teacher Ratio in Des Moines Compared Statewide

Des Moines has a 14.2 student teacher ratio

Student Teacher Ratio in Des Moines Compared Statewide
2.4166666666667
Des Moines 7.3416666666667
7.6333333333333
9.4416666666667
10.508333333333
11.091666666667
11.416666666667
11.691666666667
11.975
12.175
12.425
12.675
12.833333333333
12.941666666667
13.075
13.225
13.45
13.583333333333
13.691666666667
13.833333333333
14.008333333333
Des Moines 14.158333333333
14.325
14.466666666667
14.583333333333
14.708333333333
14.825
14.9
15.008333333333
15.141666666667
15.3
15.441666666667
15.65
15.775
15.925
16.141666666667
16.466666666667
16.816666666667
17.416666666667
18.391666666667

Free and Reduced Lunch Percentage

Free and Reduced Lunch Percentage in Nearby Cities

Free and Reduced Lunch Percentage in Nearby Cities
De Moines 0.0000
Johnston 0.1515
Urbandale 0.1656
Norwalk 0.1768
West Des Moines 0.2081
Des Moines 0.6585

Free and Reduced Lunch Percentage in Des Moines Compared Statewide

Des Moines has a 65.9% Free and Reduced Lunch Percentage

Free and Reduced Lunch Percentage in Des Moines Compared Statewide
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0.097216666666667
0.15676666666667
0.17750833333333
0.19385833333333
0.21126666666667
0.22606666666667
0.24331666666667
0.25890833333333
0.26936666666667
0.279825
0.28945
0.30005
0.310275
0.3227
0.3327
0.34265
0.35425833333333
0.36473333333333
0.37686666666667
0.386175
0.39370833333333
0.40424166666667
0.41246666666667
0.42165
0.42833333333333
0.43758333333333
0.44808333333333
0.46445
0.47925
0.49535833333333
0.5119
0.52269166666667
0.53534166666667
0.55603333333333
0.57383333333333
0.59401666666667
0.62445

Other Nearby Cities

City Students Distance
Des Moines, IA 28,251 0 miles
De Moines, IA 49 5 miles
Urbandale, IA 4,789 5 miles
West Des Moines, IA 6,887 5 miles
Johnston, IA 4,133 10 miles
Norwalk, IA 1,776 10 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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