Walnut Street School
Walnut Street School's student population of 307 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||307 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Walnut Street School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Walnut Street School is 0.68, which is more 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)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1076 out of 1232 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||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 and middle school to Walnut Street School is Ruby Van Meter School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Downtown School (0.7 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Des Moines Downtown School Grades: K-6 | 271 students
1800 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 284-5848 0.7 K-6 271
- Des Moines Edmunds Fine Arts Academy Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
950 15th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 243-1174 0.8 PK-5 312
- Des Moines Ruby Van Meter School Grades: 6-12 | 135 students
710 28th St
Des Moines, IA 50312
(515) 242-8220 1.4 6-12 135
- Des Moines King Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 329 students
1849 Forest Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 242-8417 1.5 K-5 329
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