Wallace Elementary School (Closed 2008)

  • Wallace Elementary School served 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students368 students
This chart display total students of Wallace Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Wallace Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wallace Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wallace Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wallace Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Asian
12%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wallace Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
36%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wallace Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
21%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wallace Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
31%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wallace Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wallace Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.720.25
This chart display the diversity score of Wallace Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wallace Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wallace Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDes Moines Independent Comm School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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