Des Moines Schools

Nearby Cities

GreatSchools Rating: 5 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
Des Moines's rating is based on its public schools' test results; 10 is best. Learn more

Top-Rated Des Moines Public Schools

Top-Rated Public SchoolsGreatSchools
Aviation High School
Kent Mountain View Academy
Des Moines Elementary School
North Hill-Primary School
Parkside Elementary School
Compare the top-rated

All Des Moines Schools

Des Moines School Districts

Want your own SchoolFinder?

Take ours! Display GreatSchools' test scores, ratings and stats on your Web site for free.


Recent Reviews

Pacific Middle School

Pacific middle school first off does not have one bathroom per gender so lets just clar...

Posted 79 days ago

Mount Rainier High School

Mount Rainier will set you up for failure, I'm ending my freshemen year at Mount Rainie...

Posted 81 days ago

Aviation High School

In this school, many would think RAHS has great teachers and friends over there. Howeve...

Posted 88 days ago

What's it like to live in Des Moines?

Des MoinesWashingtonU.S.
Median household income $54,630 $55,535 $50,935
Median home price $189,100 $234,000 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)113% 117% 100%
Unemployment 8% 9% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)644
Days per year with some sun: 152
Days per year with some precipitation: 158
More about this data
Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 29,673
Magnifying glass

Compare cities near: