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District Name:
West Des Moines Comm School District
schools for this district
NCES District ID:
1930930
State District ID:
IA-776957 000
Mailing Address:
3550 Mills Civic Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Physical Address:
3550 Mills Civic Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Phone:
(515)633-5000

Type:
Local school district

Status:
Open

Total Schools:
14

Supervisory Union #:
N/A
Grade Span: (grades PK - 12)
PKKG123456789101112
Website:
http://www.wdmcs.org
District Demographics:
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 District Details (2021-2022 school year; Fiscal data from 2018-2019)
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County: Polk CountyCounty ID: 19153
Locale: City: Small (13)
CSA/CBSA: 19780
Total Students: 9,285
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 601.07
Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.45
 Staff
Average Total Teacher(FTE):
			
  District: 601.07
  State: 107.32
  National: 176.60
Teachers (FTE)
  Total: 601.07  
   Prekindergarten:    12.12
   Kindergarten: 44.26
   Elementary: 376.72
   Secondary: 167.97
   Ungraded:
Total Staff (FTE): 1,197.52
Other Staff (FTE)
  Total: 596.45  
   Instructional Aides: 249.70
   Instruc. Coordinators & Supervisors:    42.16
   Total Guidance Counselors: 21.04
      Elementary Guidance Counselors:
      Secondary Guidance Counselors:
   Librarians/Media Specialists: 11.28
   Library/Media Support: 2.61
   District Administrators: 25.99
   District Administrative Support: 35.72
   School Administrators: 27.90
   School Administrative Support: 27.51
   Student Support Services:
   Other Support Services: 152.54
 Fiscal
  Amount Amount
per Student
Percent
Total Revenue: $143,166,000 $15,523
   Revenue by Source
      Federal: $4,973,000 $539 3%
      Local: $78,562,000 $8,518 55%
      State: $59,631,000 $6,465 42%
Total Expenditures: $132,373,000 $14,352
   Total Current Expenditures: $109,375,000 $11,859
      Instructional Expenditures: $73,857,000 $8,008 68%
      Student and Staff Support: $8,417,000 $913 8%
      Administration: $9,867,000 $1,070 9%
      Operations, Food Service, other: $17,234,000 $1,869 16%
   Total Capital Outlay: $12,002,000 $1,301
      Construction: $8,027,000 $870
   Total Non El-Sec Education & Other: $3,387,000 $367
   Interest on Debt: $1,901,000 $206
Note: Details do not add to totals due to rounding.
Note: Fiscal data (including per pupil count used in this table) from 2018-2019.
NOTES
  • [ † ] indicates that the data are not applicable.
  • [ – ] indicates that the data are missing.
  • [ ‡ ] indicates that the data do not meet NCES data quality standards.
Source: CCD Public school district data for the 2021-2022 school year



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