Karen Acres Elementary School

3500 74th St, Urbandale, IA 50322 | (515) 457-5700
  • Grades: 1-5
  • Student Enrollment: 216
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 216 elementary school students from grades 1-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3500 74th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322
  • Principal or Admin: Patricia Fox
  • Fax: (515) 457-5704
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: 216
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 112 (51.9%)
  • Females: 104 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 5 (2.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 73 (33.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 78 (36.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Karen Acres Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black4018.5%
Asian104.6%
Hispanic219.7%
White13964.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Karen Acres Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade3817.6%
2nd Grade3918.1%
3rd Grade4621.3%
4th Grade4721.8%
5th Grade4621.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 53%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:47%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,036
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Karen Acres Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,36820%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,20380%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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