Capitol East school information

IndexCapitol EastDes MoinesIowa
Average Test Scores51%60%78%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:113:1
Total public schoolsn/a691,101
Total private schoolsn/a13208
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1096

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  • The average school test scores in Capitol East are 4% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Capitol East.
  • 63.3% of people in Capitol East have completed 8th grade.
  • 60.7% of people in Capitol East have completed high school.
  • 3.8% of people in Capitol East have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Capitol East

IndexCapitol EastDes MoinesIowa
Completed 8th grade63.3%82.6%89.2%
Completed high school60.7%81.4%87.7%
Completed some college23.5%56.8%59.8%
Completed associate degree8.8%34.8%38.4%
Completed bachelors3.8%25.2%27.2%
Completed masters1.6%7.5%8.7%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%2.7%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.8%1.1%

Highest level of education achieved in Capitol East (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Polk City, IA4,11594%90%
Johnston, IA19,49190%83%
Runnells, IA51490%82%
Ankeny, IA53,41389%82%
Norwalk, IA9,94488%80%
Des Moines, IA212,85960%23%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Birmingham, AL212,42422%55%
Spokane, WA212,07848%3%
San Bernardino, CA214,58120%58%
Rochester, NY210,29129%40%
Richmond, VA216,77364%31%
Des Moines, IA212,85960%23%
Source: The Capitol East, Des Moines, IA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.