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713 8th St
West Des Moines, IA 50265

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Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · December 22, 2015
Really depends on the teacher and your student. Some years, too much, some years not enough.

Develops honesty: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · December 22, 2015
The Character Counts program instills these values from Day One. The children recite the pledge every day, and they strive toward it.

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Submitted by a parent · December 22, 2015
Don't let the "Great Schools" rating you see on here inform your opinions of Hillside. That rating is based on test scores from 2011, and tells a very small part of the story. Hillside has been my kids' second home for seven years. They are valued... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 19, 2012
This school has very caring teachers and assisting staff. The principal does not give up on any child or send them to alternative school. He brings in the best outside sources to help with learning and the students have many chances to learn at... more

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Hillside Elementary School
713 8th St, West Des Moines, IA  50265
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. (515) 633-6200
Last modified Hillside Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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