PROFICIENCY 70% 10% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
61%Des Moines Independent Comm School District
84%Des Moines

Windsor Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Des Moines Independent Comm School District" in Des Moines, IA. There are a total of 360 students and 28 teachers at Windsor Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 197 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Windsor Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 69.5%, which is 10% lower than the Iowa average.


Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch197
Reduced lunch25


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Windsor Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

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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Windsor Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 46.5% 44.3% 78.7% 51.1%
African American 16.9% 17.6% 5.4% 15.9%
Asian 13.9% 7.0% 2.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 13.9% 23.9% 9.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.5% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.8% 6.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Roosevelt High School82%1.2Des Moines, IA
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Hubbell Elementary76%1.3Des Moines, IA
Hanawalt Elementary77%1.4Des Moines, IA
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Des Moines demographics profile

StatisticDes MoinesIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,4845591
Median age41.238.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%60%55%
Speak English92%92%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Des Moines

IndexDes MoinesIowaNational
Completed 8th grade92.1%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school92.1%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college77.9%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree55.8%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.0%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters14.1%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Windsor Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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