Ruby Van Meter School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
N/A
Math Proficiency
N/A
Reading Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
5:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 174 Students
  • 33 Teachers

Ruby Van Meter School
710 28TH ST
DES MOINES, IA 50312

Phone: (515) 242-8220

District: Des Moines Independent Community School District

Overview

At Ruby Van Meter School, the student body makeup is 60 percent male and 40 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 37 percent. Ruby Van Meter School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Des Moines Independent Community School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 174
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 37%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 80%
Full-Time Teachers 33

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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 N/A
Proficient in Math N/A
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

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 8,739
Proficient in Reading (district average) 62%
Proficient in Math (district average) 55%
College Readiness (district average) 11.1

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Nearby Schools

Ruby Van Meter School is 1 of 7 schools in the Des Moines Independent Community School District.

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