2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 1,075 Students
- 65 Teachers
Hoover High School
4800 AURORA AVE
DES MOINES, IA 50310
Phone: (515) 242-7300
At Hoover High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hoover High School is 11 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 59 percent. Hoover High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Des Moines Independent Community School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||59%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||65%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in Reading||53%|
|Proficient in Math||50%|
|College Readiness Index||5.4|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||58%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||51%|
|College Readiness (district average)||6.7|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.