8000 E.p. True Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Brookview Elementary School serves 592 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Brookview Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Brookview Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

Brookview Elementary School's student population of 592 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Brookview Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Brookview Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 1227 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
18%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
7%
7%
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White
62%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brookview Elementary School's ranking?

Brookview Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

87% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 69% IA state average), while 86% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).

How many students attend Brookview Elementary School?

592 students attend Brookview Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

62% of Brookview Elementary School students are White, 18% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Brookview Elementary School?

Brookview Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Iowa state average of 14:1.

What grades does Brookview Elementary School offer ?

Brookview Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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