Top 10 Best 50315 Iowa Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 6,913 students in 50315, IA.
The top ranked public schools in 50315, IA are Wright Elementary School, Lincoln High School and Morris Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 50315 have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Iowa public school average of 76%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 74% statewide average). Schools in 50315, IA have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Iowa public school average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top 50315, IA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Wright Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5001 Sw 14th St
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8442

    Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Lincoln High School Math: 59% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2600 Sw 9th St
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,350 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Morris Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1401 Geil Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8421

    Grades: PK-5 | 600 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Park Ave Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3141 Sw 9th St
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8429

    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Weeks Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    901 East Park Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8449

    Grades: 6-8 | 766 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Jackson Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3825 Indianola Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8415

    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Studebaker Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 E County Line Rd
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8436

    Grades: K-5 | 495 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Howe Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2900 Indianola
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8413

    Grades: PK-5 | 308 students
  • Rank: #99.
    South Union Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4201 South Union
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8409

    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Lovejoy Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 E Kenyon Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8419

    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Mckinley Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1610 Se 6th Street
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 242-8423

    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Orchard Place School
    5412 Sw 9th Street
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515) 287-9700

    Grades: K-12 | 85 students
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