Findley Elementary School is located in Des Moines, IA and is one of 39 elementary schools in Des Moines Independent School District. It is a public school that serves 310 students in grades PK-5.
Findley Elementary School did not make 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 Findley Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Findley Elementary School
phyllis: my child is so happy at this school sabu talks abou the staff with a energy that i love thank you very much for the time you take out when it comes to her astmha
by a Parent
on Apr 2, 2012
Findley Elementary School
I love this school. As a childcare provider, I have sent 7 children to this school from my childcare home. I have always found the teachers, principle, and assistants very caring and loving instructors. All of the teachers will know and recognize each and every child as an indiviual, (even away from the school)and if they cannot recall the child's name immediately, they will acknowledge the child as going to their school.
on Nov 16, 2010
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Findley Elementary School had 83% 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 Des Moines Independent spends $10,339 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 65% on instruction, 31% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Des Moines Independent District
In 2011, Findley Elementary School had 12 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...
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