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1701 Lay St
Des Moines, IA 50317

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(515) 242-8431
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Submitted by a parent · April 12, 2014
Phillips is one of the best schools in Des Moines. I am a teacher and have taught at one of the middle schools where Phillips students continue their education and we could tell which students went to Phillips by their academics and behaviors. My... more

Submitted by a community member · June 11, 2013
my school is phillips this is my last year at phillips and i wish i could stay forever. The teachers are the best and the princeble is aswome too. i love this school and i hope every one else at phillips loves it too. its one of the best school i... more

Submitted by a parent · April 16, 2012
I think phillips is an OUTSTANDING school, and so does my son. The teachers are very good at what the do, and they care about the kids.

Submitted by a parent · November 17, 2006
This school is is pretty good if your child is academically low. Lots of attention is given to special needs and a trivial respect to the gifted. Even though it is a traditional school it may or may not meet the guidelines. Homework is... more

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Phillips Elementary School
1701 Lay St, Des Moines, IA  50317
(515) 242-8431
Last modified Phillips Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Phillips Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top