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KING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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King Elementary School Overview

King Elementary 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 28.00 full-time teachers. There are 335 students of which 332 receive a free lunch and 0 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

KING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1849 FOREST AVE
DES MOINES, IA 50314

Mailing Address

KING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1849 FOREST AVE
DES MOINES, IA 50314

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: Des Moines Independent Comm School District
Phone Number: 515-242-8417
School ID: 190897000556
Full-time Teachers: 28.00
Total Students: 335
Eligible for Free Lunch: 332
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 0

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 11.96 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 - King Elementary 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 Students55-59%45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students55-59%40-44%
Math: All Female55-59%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female55-59%45-49%
Math: All Male60-64%40-44%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male55-59%40-44%
Math: 3rd Grade40-49%40-49%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade50-59%30-39%
Math: 4th Grade65-69%40-49%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade50-54%40-49%
Math: 5th Grade60-69%50-59%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade60-69%40-49%
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 KING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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Distance: ~0 miles

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Edmunds Fine Arts Academy

1601 Crocker St Des Moines, IA 50314
Distance: ~1 miles

Monroe Elementary School

2250 30th St Des Moines, IA 50310
Distance: ~1 miles

Ruby Van Meter School

710 28th St Des Moines, IA 50312
Distance: ~1 miles

Smouse Opportunity School

2820 Center St Des Moines, IA 50312
Distance: ~1 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Des Moines Public Library

1000 Grand Ave Des Moines, IA 50309
Distance: ~1 miles

Urbandale Public Library

3520 86th St Urbandale, IA 50322
Distance: ~5 miles

Johnston Public Library

6700 Merle Hay Rd Johnston, IA 50131
Distance: ~6 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