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2401 56th St
Des Moines, IA 50310

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Submitted by a parent · March 08, 2016
I've had at least one kid at Hillis for more than a decade now. Wonderful teachers, principals, and staff! Each of my children has been very happy and has received a wonderful education there.

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Submitted by a parent · December 02, 2015
I disagree completely with the negative comments regarding Mrs. Gelfond. My child is in first grade and has not always enjoyed school. From day one Mrs. Gelfond has been attentive to this and extremely helpful. My son now loves going to school.... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 02, 2015
Thank you to Mrs. Gelfond and Mrs. Detwiler Your caring and compassion when dealing with my child has been remarkable and appreciated

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Submitted by a parent · November 05, 2015
Mrs. Gelfond is the coldest principal I've ever met. We've been at school twice walking down the hall next to her, and she didn't have the decency to introduce herself. Kids aren't allowed to speak in the hallways and the teachers she brought in... more

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Last modified: March 8, 2016
Hillis Elementary School
2401 56th St, Des Moines, IA  50310
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 31 reviews. (515) 242-8412
Last modified Hillis Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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