Pace (Closed 2007)

Pace served 50 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 38% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students50 students
This chart display total students of Pace by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Pace by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Pace by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pace and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pace and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
32%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pace and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
62%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pace and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pace. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.520.41
This chart display the diversity score of Pace and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pace and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pace and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDes Moines Independent Community School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Pace is Ruby Van Meter School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Street School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Des Moines Walnut Street School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
    0.3 miles
    901 Walnut St
    Des Moines, IA 50309
    (515) 242-8438
    0.3 PK-5 307
  • Des Moines Edmunds Fine Arts Academy Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
    0.6 miles
    950 15th Street
    Des Moines, IA 50314
    (515) 243-1174
    0.6 PK-5 312
  • Des Moines Downtown School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 271 students
    0.8 miles
    1800 Grand Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50309
    (515) 284-5848
    0.8 K-6 271
  • Des Moines Carver Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 549 students
    1.2 miles
    705 E University Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50316
    (515) 242-8418
    1.2 K-5 549
  • Des Moines King Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 329 students
    1.2 miles
    1849 Forest Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50314
    (515) 242-8417
    1.2 K-5 329
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