Desoto Intermediate School



Desoto Intermediate School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desoto Intermediate School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 102
4 110
5 117
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desoto Intermediate School is a public elementary school located in Desoto, IA in the Adel Desoto Minburn Community School District. It enrolls 329 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desoto Intermediate School is the 342nd largest public school in Iowa and the 38,618th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 329
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.98
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,618th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 342nd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 271st out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 320th out of 723

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Desoto Intermediate School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 172
(52%)
554
(50%)
 Male 157
(48%)
562
(50%)

Desoto Intermediate School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 317
(96%)
1,062
(95%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
31
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
13
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
7
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Desoto Intermediate School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 249
(76%)
842
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 61
(19%)
217
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(6%)
57
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Desoto Intermediate School is ranked 487th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desoto Intermediate School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.3%) is 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.

Desoto Intermediate School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 263
2006 266
2007 270
2008 265
2009 277
2010 348
2011 335
2012 329

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 12.8
2007 13
2008 12.8
2009 13.9
2010 12.8
2011 14.2
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16730038022814
2006 0.18796992481203
2007 0.17407407407407
2008 0.16603773584906
2009 0.1913357400722
2010 0.22988505747126
2011 0.24776119402985
2012 0.24316109422492

Compare Desoto Intermediate School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.3%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Desoto Intermediate School
Desoto, IA
Public 03 - 05 329 13.7:1  
Van Meter Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 278 15.3:1 3 miles
Van Meter Jr-Sr High School
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Public PK - 02 425 14.2:1 6 miles
Adm Middle School
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Earlham Elementary School
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Waukee Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 725 16.9:1 8 miles
Waukee Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 865 13.7:1 9 miles
Waukee South Ms
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Public 06 - 08 875 13.5:1 9 miles
Maple Grove Elementary
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Public PK - 05 770 17.5:1 10 miles
Dallas Center Christian School
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Private 01 - 12 53 18:1 12 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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