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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Saydel Comm School District serving 1,354 students in Des Moines, Iowa.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

Saydel Comm School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Des Moines Cornell Elementary School
    5817 Ne 3rd St
    Des Moines, IA 50313
    (515)244-8173

    Grades: PK-4 | 532 students
  • Des Moines Saydel High School
    5601 Ne 7th St
    Des Moines, IA 50313
    (515)262-9325

    Grades: 9-12 | 421 students
  • Des Moines Woodside Middle School
    5810 Ne 14th St
    Des Moines, IA 50313
    (515)265-3451

    Grades: 5-8 | 401 students

Overview

School District NameSaydel Comm School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,354 students
# of Teachers98 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students718 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students636 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.35
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students13 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students178 students
% Hispanic Students
13%
# of Black Students25 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students1,088 students
% White Students
80%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students35 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:65
# of Students in Kindergarten:79
# of Students in 1st Grade:86
# of Students in 2nd Grade:98
# of Students in 3rd Grade:102
# of Students in 4th Grade:102
# of Students in 5th Grade:86
# of Students in 6th Grade:114
# of Students in 7th Grade:102
# of Students in 8th Grade:99
# of Students in 9th Grade:111
# of Students in 10th Grade:102
# of Students in 11th Grade:108
# of Students in 12th Grade:100
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Saydel Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 334 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
75%
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,762 is higher than the state average of $10,736. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,031 is higher than the state average of $10,774. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$17 MM$7 MM
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Spending$19 MM$7 MM
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Revenue / Student$13,762$10,736
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Spending / Student$15,031$10,774
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Did You Know?
Saydel Comm School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.35, which is lower than the Iowa average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Cornell Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.