Weeks Middle School is located in Des Moines, IA and is one of 18 middle schools in Des Moines Independent School District. It is a public school that serves 677 students in grades 6-8.
Weeks Middle 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 Weeks Middle School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Rachael: I was a current student at Weeks Middle and the administration is unprofessional. For starters they reward the bad kids if they dont sleep in class by buying them lunch. The teachers are rude and dont seem ambitious in teaching and dont challenge the students hard enough. The administration treats the students as if they at a juvinile deliquent center. I would highly recommend for parents not to send their child to this school.
by a Former Student
on Oct 12, 2011
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In 2011, Weeks Middle School had 76% 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, Weeks Middle School had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Iowa average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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