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Crossroads Park Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1050 50th St
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Phone
(515) 633-5600
District
WEST DES MOINES COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
POLK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
539
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.4% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Crossroads Park Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
70%
68%
67%
65%
72%
71%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
75%
71%
72%
70%
77%
72%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
68%
77%
67%
82%
69%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
68%
82%
67%
87%
69%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
15
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 65 12.1%
Grade 1 76 14.1%
Grade 2 70 13.0%
Grade 3 75 13.9%
Grade 4 77 14.3%
Grade 5 91 16.9%
Grade 6 85 15.8%
Total 539 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.2% 63.4% 77.3%
Black 9.4% 11.1% 7.0%
Hispanic 15.6% 17.2% 12.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.6% 7.9% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.6% 40.5% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.6% 34.0% 34.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 6.6% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 65,754 3,190,369
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,774.5 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.5% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 16.4% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,647 1,273,941
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 92.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.1% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.9% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.5% 15.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.5% 14.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.4% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.1% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.6% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 5.0% 9.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,181 $73,858,068 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $380 $3,430,640 2.6%
Staff $552 $4,983,456 3.8%
General Administration $158 $1,426,424 1.1%
School Administration $549 $4,956,372 3.7%
Operation $1,112 $10,039,136 7.6%
Transportation $376 $3,394,528 2.6%
Other $386 $3,484,808 2.6%
Total Support $3,513 $31,715,364 24.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,968 $26,795,104 20.2%
Total Expenditures $14,662 $132,368,536 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,224 $3,660,926,531 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $432 $219,052,631 3.1%
Staff $583 $295,681,569 4.1%
General Administration $281 $142,425,556 2.0%
School Administration $641 $325,034,720 4.5%
Operation $1,023 $518,168,438 7.2%
Transportation $446 $225,880,706 3.2%
Other $313 $158,449,616 2.2%
Total Support $3,719 $1,884,639,810 26.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,194 $1,618,462,289 22.6%
Total Expenditures $14,138 $7,164,055,866 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%