Roosevelt High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
15.4
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
22:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,636 Students
  • 73 Teachers

Roosevelt High School
4419 CENTER ST
DES MOINES, IA 50312

Phone: (515) 242-7272

District: Des Moines Independent Community School District

Overview

At Roosevelt High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Roosevelt High School is 20 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 41 percent. Roosevelt 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.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,636
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 41%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 42%
Full-Time Teachers 73

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Test Scores

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 78%
Proficient in Math 73%
College Readiness Index 15.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 7
Total Students 8,729
Proficient in Reading (district average) 58%
Proficient in Math (district average) 51%
College Readiness (district average) 6.7

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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