Orchard Place School
Orchard Place School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
Orchard Place School's student population of 85 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Total Students||85 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
The diversity score of Orchard Place School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IA)|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(10-11)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(10-11)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1||15:1|
|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 Community School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Orchard Place School is Lincoln High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mccombs Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wright Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Des Moines Jessie Franklin Taylor Grades: PK | 249 students
1801 16th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 242-8424 0.4 PK 249
- Des Moines Mitchell Early Childhood Center Grades: PK | 393 students
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 242-8424 0.4 PK 393
- Des Moines Wright Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
5001 Sw 14th St
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 242-8442 0.6 PK-5 280
- Des Moines South Union Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
4201 South Union
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 242-8409 0.9 PK-5 494
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