What You Need to Know About Bondurant-Farrar Schools
Located less than 10 miles from Des Moines, Ankeny, and Altoona; Bondurant offers small town living with the close convenience of a major metropolitan area. In Bondurant, you’ll find friendly neighbors, a great school system, and plenty of room to enjoy the outdoors.
The size of the Bondurant-Farrar Community School District allows students the individual attention needed to succeed, while providing the advantages of a bigger school.
The district serves more than 2,640 students from preschool through grade 12, and is projected to grow annually for the next several years. The campus on Garfield Street is 55 acres in size and home to two elementary schools, one intermediate school, and the district’s transportation facility. The Grant Street campus is home to the high school, Bluejay Stadium, and the new junior high building.
Here are some quick facts about Bondurant schools*:
Teachers with 3 or more years experience: 87%
Student-Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full-time school counselors: 3
Preschool - 2nd Grade: Morris Elementary
2nd - 4th Grade: Anderson Elementary
5th - 6th Grade: Bondurant-Farrar Intermediate School
7th - 8th Grade: Bondurant-Farrar Junior High
9th - 12th Grade: Bondurant-Farrar High School
High school graduation rate: 95%
Math proficiency: 68% (Top 50%)
Reading proficiency: 75% (Top 30%)
*Source: Public School Review