Samuelson Elementary School

3929 Belaire Rd, Des Moines, IA 50311 | (515) 242-8441
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 475
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 475 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3929 Bel-Aire Rd, Des Moines, IA 50311
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: 475
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 248 (52.2%)
  • Females: 227 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 253 (53.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 289 (60.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Samuelson Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black12125.5%
Asian5010.5%
Hispanic4810.1%
White22346.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Samuelson Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8016.8%
1st Grade8718.3%
2nd Grade7716.2%
3rd Grade6714.1%
4th Grade8618.1%
5th Grade7816.4%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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