Delaware Elementary School is located in Des Moines, IA and is one of 8 elementary schools in Southeast Polk School District. It is a public school that serves 516 students in grades PK-5.
Delaware Elementary School made AYP in 2007. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Iowa in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Delaware Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Amber Ware: I am so happy with this school, before I put my child in Delaware she was having a hard time with doing what she was told. Now she is getting the help that she needed and is doing a much better job in school. the teachers and staff worked with her to get her the extra help she need.
by a Parent
on Jul 22, 2010
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In 2011, Delaware Elementary School had 34% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Iowa had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Southeast Polk spends $9,638 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 61% on instruction, 34% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Southeast Polk District
In 2011, Delaware Elementary School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Iowa average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Iowa, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2007 Iowa Test of Basic Skills Results and Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED) Results for all subjects tested.more...