Des Moines Adventist School

Tel: (515)285-7729
Grades: K-9 | 22 students
The Des Moines Seventh-day Adventist Junior Academy is part of the world-wide Seventh-day Aventist school network.
The Seventh-day Adventist educational system includes elementary and high schools, colleges and universities in countries around the globe.
The Des Moines Seventh-day Adventist Junior Academy family exists to show children Jesus, nurture their love for Him and others, teach them to think, and empower them to serve.
The Des Moines Seventh-day Adventist Junior Academy is operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church to provide a spiritually oriented education for children.
A belief in the existence of the Creator God is fundamental in the philosophy of Seventh-day Adventist schools.
We respect His divine authority and recognize His intervention in human affairs.
We believe that true education develops the spiritual, mental, and physical powers of each student; preparing them for the joy of service in this life and for the higher joy of service in the life to come.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious Affiliation Seventh Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students 22 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 12%
Students by Grade Des Moines Adventist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Dowling Catholic High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ The King School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christ The King School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Des Moines
    Christ The King School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 228 students
    1.7 miles
    701 Wall Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515)285-3349
    1.7PK-8
    228
  • Des Moines
    Grades: PK-8 | 356 students
    2.3 miles
    16 Columbus Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50315
    (515)243-1874
    2.3PK-8
    356
  • Des Moines
    Bergman Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
    2.6 miles
    100 45th Street
    Des Moines, IA 50312
    (515)274-0453
    2.6PK-8
    120
  • Des Moines
    Grades: PK-8 | 275 students
    2.9 miles
    4320 Grand Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50312
    (515)279-5947
    2.9PK-8
    275
  • West Des Moines
    Sayre Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-5
    3.8 miles
    -
    West Des Moines, IA 50266
    3.8PK-5
    n/a

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