West Des Moines Schools

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GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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Recent Reviews

Montessori Children's House

I love this school. Teachers are great and office staff is excellent! I highly recommen...

Posted 26 days ago

Western Hills Elementary School

Amazing school! Very friendly and welcoming! It has a great same school feel. Teacher a...

Posted 39 days ago

Crossroads Park Elementary School

School makes your kids wait for you out in the pouring rain and if for some reason your...

Posted 65 days ago

What's it like to live in West Des Moines?

West Des MoinesIowaU.S.
Median household income $66,930 $48,978 $50,935
Median home price $165,900 $110,700 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)97% 89% 100%
Unemployment 6% 6% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)344
Days per year with some sun: 200
Days per year with some precipitation: 108
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 56,609
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