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Holy Family School

Private | PK-8 | 241 students

 

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Situated in an urban neighborhood. The median home value is $68,500. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $660.

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Posted October 13, 2010

dedicated to service and quality education for low income families


Posted August 26, 2003

Holy Family is a wonderful caring atmosphere! The teachers are so patient and willing to give help at anytime needed. The principal is very out going and makes learning so much fun! It's just an all around A+ school!
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 33% 5%
Hispanic 30% 9%
White 19% 81%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 2%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1265 East 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50316
Phone: (515) 262-8025

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