Des Moines Christian School

  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 930
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  • Address
  • 13007 Douglas Pkwy
  • Urbandale, IA 50323
  • Phone
  • (515) 212-2480
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School Description

Des Moines Christian School enrolls 930 school students from grades PK-12. It is located in Urbandale, IA, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $59,744.

School Operational Details
  • School Offers Homeschooling
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 180
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Offers Both Full and Half Day Schedule
School Religious Orientation
  • Christian
School Associations
  • Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 930
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 61.3
    Full-Time Teachers: 46
    Part-Time Teachers: 20
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
  • Percent Minority Students: 3.3%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 420 (45.2%)
  • Females: 510 (54.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Des Moines Christian School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black171.8%
Asian91.0%
Hispanic50.5%
White69975.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Des Moines Christian School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten20021.5%
Kindergarten606.5%
1st Grade606.5%
2nd Grade606.5%
3rd Grade606.5%
4th Grade555.9%
5th Grade555.9%
6th Grade505.4%
7th Grade555.9%
8th Grade555.9%
9th Grade505.4%
10th Grade505.4%
11th Grade454.8%
12th Grade606.5%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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