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HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL

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Hoover High School Overview

Hoover High School is a part of the Des Moines Independent Comm School District school district in Des Moines, Iowa. As of our last data update the school employs 64.60 full-time teachers. There are 1065 students of which 648 receive a free lunch and 81 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL
4800 AURORA AVE
DES MOINES, IA 50310

Mailing Address

HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL
4800 AURORA AVE
DES MOINES, IA 50310

General Information

Level: High School
District: Des Moines Independent Comm School District
Phone Number: 515-242-7300
School ID: 190897000543
Full-time Teachers: 64.60
Total Students: 1065
Eligible for Free Lunch: 648
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 81

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 16.49 students per full-time teacher compared to the Iowa average of 14.42 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Hoover High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Iowa Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students50%62%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students53%61%
Math: All Female50-54%60-64%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female55-59%60-64%
Math: All Male45-49%60-64%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male45-49%55-59%
Math: High School50-54%60-64%
Reading and Language Arts: High School50-54%60-64%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Polk County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Polk County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Meredith Middle School

4827 Madison Ave Des Moines, IA 50310
Distance: ~0 miles

Scavo Alternative High School

3725 52nd St Des Moines, IA 50310
Distance: ~1 miles

Samuelson Elementary School

3929 Belaire Rd Des Moines, IA 50310
Distance: ~1 miles

Jensen Elementary School

6301 Aurora Ave Urbandale, IA 50322
Distance: ~1 miles

Woodlawn Early Childhood Center

4000 Lower Beaver Rd Des Moines, IA 50310
Distance: ~1 miles

Hillis Elementary School

2401 56th St Des Moines, IA 50310
Distance: ~1 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Urbandale Public Library

3520 86th St Urbandale, IA 50322
Distance: ~3 miles

Johnston Public Library

6700 Merle Hay Rd Johnston, IA 50131
Distance: ~3 miles

Des Moines Public Library

1000 Grand Ave Des Moines, IA 50309
Distance: ~4 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey