I've been happy with the school so far. My son is a kindergartener. I'm continually impressed by how much the families who have been there love it. We haven't totally "bought in" yet but I can see the potential.
About This School
Downtown School is a public elementary school in Des Moines. 285 students attend Downtown School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Black, non-Hispanic. 16% of the 285 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Downtown School is 14:1. Walnut Street School is one of the nearest elementary schools.
|Native American or Native Alaskan||0.4%||0.5%|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0%||%|
|Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program||16%||56%|
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