300 E County Line Rd
Des Moines, IA 50315
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Studebaker Elementary School serves 522 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Studebaker Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Studebaker Elementary School's student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Studebaker Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Studebaker Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1146 out of 1227 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
12%
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Black
15%
7%
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White
40%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 69% IA state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).

How many students attend Studebaker Elementary School?

522 students attend Studebaker Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

40% of Studebaker Elementary School students are White, 38% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Studebaker Elementary School?

Studebaker Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Iowa state average of 14:1.

What grades does Studebaker Elementary School offer ?

Studebaker Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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