Roosevelt High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Des Moines Independent Comm School District" in Des Moines, IA. There are a total of 1,827 students and 84 teachers at Roosevelt High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 768 free lunch students and 165 reduced lunch students.
Roosevelt High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 82.0%, which is 6% higher than the Iowa average.
|Taking some courses||370|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||115|
|Passing some courses||173|
|Passing no courses||189|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Roosevelt High School, there are a total of 481 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 370 taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||11.1%||23.9%||9.7%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.2%||0.5%||0.5%||1.2%|
|Hubbell Elementary||76%||0.1||Des Moines, IA|
|Greenwood Elementary School||77%||0.9||Des Moines, IA|
|Merrill Middle School||80%||0.9||Des Moines, IA|
|Callanan Middle School||58%||1.0||Des Moines, IA|
|Perkins Elementary School||80%||1.1||Des Moines, IA|
|Smouse Opportunity School||40%||1.1||Des Moines, IA|
|Hanawalt Elementary||77%||1.2||Des Moines, IA|
|Ruby Van Meter School||13%||1.2||Des Moines, IA|
|Windsor Elementary||70%||1.2||Des Moines, IA|
|Monroe Elementary School||42%||1.8||Des Moines, IA|
|Hillis Elementary School||70%||1.8||Des Moines, IA|
|Cowles Elementary School||90%||1.8||Windsor Heights, IA|
|Population density (sq mi)||2,407||55||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||49%||60%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||82.6%||89.2%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||81.4%||87.7%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||56.8%||59.8%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||34.8%||38.4%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||2.5%||2.7%||3.3%|