West des Moines Comm School District

Know your school choice options in Iowa.

In Iowa your child can attend any school in the district (called intradistrict choice) or outside the district (interdistrict choice). Charter schools are also an option.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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3550 Mills Civic Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50265
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PH: (515) 633-5000
FAX: (515) 633-5099
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yellow arrow Grades PK, 1-12
yellow arrow 9,210 students
yellow arrow 14 schools
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Westridge Elementary School

If you fit into the "norm" and are at the school from the time you started school, it m...

Posted 33 days ago

Indian Hills Junior High School

The teaching staff is excellent, and every person involved (teachers, coaches, administ...

Posted 33 days ago

Stilwell Junior High School

We moved into the district in June of 2013 with our four children. Two of our children ...

Posted 46 days ago

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