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School leader:  Lara Justmann
3500 74th Street
Urbandale, IA 50322

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(515) 457-5700
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Best known for
"Develop life-long learners, problem solvers and leaders in the community."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    None
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11 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a community member · May 31, 2015
As an educator at Karen Acres I couldn't ask for a better place to work. The collaboration between our staff and the constant push to increase our own knowledge if a huge benefit to our students. The test scores on this site are from 3 years ago... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 18, 2015
I am a new parent to this school but I love how welcoming everyone has been. The teachers seem to genuinely care about the students and making sure they are learning and being challenged academically. The principal is very hands on and makes a... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 12, 2015
Karen Acres is a wonderful school! The teachers and staff are so caring! They give so much individualized attention to every one of their students. They offer so many different opportunities for the children to advance at their own pace. We... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 11, 2015
We love KA! The teachers and staff are wonderful to work with. We were very nervous starting school due to my kids' food allergies but they worked closely with us to make school safe and welcoming. Academically, they are top notch. They... more

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About this school

Welcome to Karen Acres Elementary School, home of the Karen Acres Cougars. At Karen Acres, we pride ourselves in providing a caring, respectful environment that promotes learning and character! You must register your child(ren) at the Administration Office before attending classes. Please call (515) 457-5000 with any questions. We look forward to welcoming you to Karen Acres Elementary!

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Last modified: September 2, 2016
Last modified Karen Acres Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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