Windsor Elementary School

  • Windsor Elementary School serves 375 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Windsor 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Windsor Elementary School's student population of 375 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students375 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Windsor Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Windsor Elementary 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Windsor Elementary 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#1028 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
16%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
11%
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Black
16%
6%
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White
49%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Windsor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDes Moines Independent Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Windsor Heights Cowles Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 397 students
    0.6 miles
    6401 College Ave
    Windsor Heights, IA 50324
    (515) 242-7818
    0.6 PK-8 397
  • Windsor Heights Clive Learning Academy
    Grades: PK-6 | 537 students
    1.1 miles
    1600 73rd Street
    Windsor Heights, IA 50324
    (515) 633-5800
    1.1 PK-6 537
  • Des Moines Hillis Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
    1.1 miles
    2401 56th St
    Des Moines, IA 50310
    (515) 242-8412
    1.1 PK-5 370
  • Des Moines Roosevelt High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,943 student
    1.2 miles
    4419 Center St
    Des Moines, IA 50312
    (515) 242-7272
    1.2 9-12 1,943
  • Des Moines Merrill Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 743 students
    1.3 miles
    5301 Grand Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50312
    (515) 242-8448
    1.3 6-8 743

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