Hanawalt Elementary



Hanawalt Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hanawalt Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 59
1 62
2 62
3 58
4 55
5 56
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hanawalt Elementary is a public elementary school located in Des Moines, IA in the Des Moines Independent Community School District. It enrolls 352 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hanawalt Elementary is the 298th largest public school in Iowa and the 36,450th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 352
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,450th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 298th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 502nd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 350th out of 723

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Hanawalt Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 196
(56%)
12,297
(52%)
 Female 156
(44%)
11,558
(48%)

Hanawalt Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 223
(63%)
10,839
(45%)
 Black 65
(18%)
4,084
(17%)
 Hispanic 31
(9%)
5,743
(24%)
 Two or More 23
(7%)
1,514
(6%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
1,557
(7%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
81
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
37
(0%)

Hanawalt Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 203
(58%)
6,184
(26%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(39%)
16,540
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(3%)
1,131
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Hanawalt Elementary is ranked 260th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hanawalt Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Hanawalt Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 371
2007 417
2008 415
2009 365
2010 358
2011 345
2012 352

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 16.3
2007 17.7
2008 16.7
2009 16
2010 14.3
2011 14.4
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18156424581006
2006 0.22641509433962
2007 0.24220623501199
2008 0.2289156626506
2009 0.30684931506849
2010 0.27374301675978
2011 0.36811594202899
2012 0.42329545454545

Compare Hanawalt Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.3%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Hanawalt Elementary
Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 05 352 15.6:1  
St Augustin Catholic School
Des Moines, IA
Private PK - 08 286 12:1 1 miles
Merrill Middle School
Des Moines, IA
Public 06 - 08 658 17.4:1 1 miles
The Academy
Des Moines, IA
Private PK - 07 164 6:1 1 miles
Hillside Elementary School
West Des Moines, IA
Public KG - 06 573 13.5:1 1 miles
Hubbell Elementary
Des Moines, IA
Public KG - 05 455 17.5:1 2 miles
Greenwood Elementary School
Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 05 446 17.2:1 2 miles
Sacred Heart School
West Des Moines, IA
Private KG - 08 499 17:1 2 miles
Phenix Elementary Early Childhood Center
West Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 03 182 15.3:1 2 miles
St Theresa School
Des Moines, IA
Private PK - 08 305 12:1 2 miles
Windsor Elementary
Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 05 425 14.4:1 2 miles
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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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