Capitol View Elementary School
Capitol View Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:
- Category Attribute
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)
- Capitol View Elementary School's student population of 598 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||598 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||52 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Capitol View Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IA)|
|Overall School Rank||#1134 out of 1239 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Des Moines Independent Comm School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Des Moines East High School Grades: 9-12 | 2329 students
815 E 13th St
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515)242-7788 0.6 9-12 2329
- Des Moines Hiatt Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 592 students
1430 E. University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515)242-7774 0.7 6-8 592
- Des Moines Dunlap Exemplary Preschool Grades: PK-K | 15 students
918 Se 11th St
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515)246-1800 1.0 PK-K 15
- Des Moines Mckinley Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
1610 Se 6th Street
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515)242-8423 1.5 PK-5 280
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