The Academy

Private School
100 45th St
Des Moines, IA 50312
Polk County
(515) 374-0453

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
Coed



The Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

The Academy Students by Grade
PK 26
K 27
1 27
2 15
3 20
4 13
5 13
6 15
7 8
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

The Academy is a private elementary school located in Des Moines, IA and enrolls 164 students in grades Kindergarten through 8th. The Academy is the 81st largest private school in Iowa and the 7,793rd largest nationally. It has 6.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 164
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,793rd out of 18,806
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 81st out of 184
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 20th out of 184
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 34th out of 184

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The Academy Students by Gender

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 Female 89
(54%)
3,475
(56%)
 Male 75
(46%)
2,777
(44%)

The Academy Students by Ethnicity

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 White 100
(72%)
4,409
(82%)
 Two or More 20
(14%)
104
(2%)
 Asian 10
(7%)
179
(3%)
 Hispanic 5
(4%)
368
(7%)
 Black 2
(1%)
282
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Compare The Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
600.0% 6.0:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
The Academy
Des Moines, IA
Private PK - 07 164 6:1  
St Augustin Catholic School
Des Moines, IA
Private PK - 08 286 12:1 1 miles
Hanawalt Elementary
Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 05 352 15.6:1 1 miles
Greenwood Elementary School
Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 05 446 17.2:1 1 miles
Merrill Middle School
Des Moines, IA
Public 06 - 08 658 17.4:1 1 miles
Ruby Van Meter School
Des Moines, IA
Public 06 - 12 171 5.5:1 2 miles
St Theresa School
Des Moines, IA
Private PK - 08 305 12:1 2 miles
Smouse Opportunity School
Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 08 152 6.9:1 2 miles
Windsor Elementary
Des Moines, IA
Public PK - 05 425 14.4:1 2 miles
Hubbell Elementary
Des Moines, IA
Public KG - 05 455 17.5:1 2 miles
Callanan Middle School
Des Moines, IA
Public 06 - 08 626 15.6:1 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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