Hoyt Middle School

2700 East 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50317 | (515) 242-8446
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 594
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 594 middle school students from grades 6-8
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2700 E 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50317
  • Principal or Admin: Laura Kacer
  • Fax: (515) 265-5059
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 594
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 49.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 293 (49.3%)
  • Females: 301 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 85 (14.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 399 (67.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 484 (81.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hoyt Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hoyt Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade20033.7%
7th Grade21936.9%
8th Grade17529.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 72%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:28%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,968
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Hoyt Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,84441%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,68659%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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