C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Diversity
    B-
  3. Teachers
    C+
  4. College Readiness
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    A-
  7. Administration
    C+
  8. Sports
    B-
  9. Food
    B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B+
Address
5740 N E 14th Street
Des Moines, IA 50313
Telephone
(515) 264-0866
Website

Saydel Community School District Rankings

Niche ranks over 8,000 public school districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
71%
Percent Proficient - Math
73%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
Average ACT
24
27 responses

Students

Diversity
B-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,222
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.2%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$50,125
Teachers in First/Second Year

Finances

Total Expenses
$16,909,000
Expenses Per Student
$13,571/ student
National
$11,890
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    58%
  • Support Services
    36%
  • Other
    6%

Saydel Community School District Reviews

1 review
My time was great and the small size allowed me to interact and have relationships with all of my teachers. The community really rallies around the school and alumni have so much pride in the district.
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