Focus Elementary School (Closed 2006)

  • Focus Elementary School served 10 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students10 students
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
This chart display the total teachers of Focus Elementary School by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Focus Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Focus Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.420.25
Eligible for Free Lunch
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDes Moines Independent Comm School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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