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West Des Moines Community School District

  • Schools
    13
  • Students
    9,000
  • Teachers
    602

West Des Moines Community School District is a public school district in Iowa. They serve 9,000 students across 13 schools, and its teachers have had 54 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact West Des Moines Community School District Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (515) 633-5000
  • 3550 Mills Civic Pkwy
  • W Des Moines, IA-7909
  • Website

West Des Moines Community School District Students

37%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
28%
of its student body are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

West Des Moines Community School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

West Des Moines Community School District had a total revenue of $138.2 million in the 2016-17 school year. 53.8% came from local sources, 43.1% from state sources, and 3.1% from federal sources.

West Des Moines Community School District had a per-pupil revenue of $15,357 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 53.8% came from local sources, 43.1% from state sources, and 3.1% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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West Des Moines Community School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Oct 6, 2022

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West Des Moines Community School District

$32,585
raised using DonorsChoose
54
projects funded
35
teachers funded
296
donors
1
project for basic supplies
14
projects for books

West Des Moines Community School District has received support from 248 individuals from Iowa and 48 individuals out-of-state.

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