Blanchard Elementary School

1829 North Sprigg St

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-5101

Tel: (573)335-3030
Grades PK-4
345 students
Blanchard Elementary School serves 345 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Blanchard Elementary School operates within the Cape Girardeau 63 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 345 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 345 students
Blanchard Elementary School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Blanchard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Blanchard Elementary School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Blanchard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Blanchard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Blanchard Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
27%
16%
Blanchard Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
58%
73%
Blanchard Elementary School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
14%
2%
Blanchard Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.44
Blanchard Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
42%
Blanchard Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Blanchard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Cape Girardeau 63 School District's student population of 4,255 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,389 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,255 583
Cape Girardeau 63 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $46 MM n/a
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $43 MM n/a
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,389 n/a
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,763 n/a
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Girardot Center For Youth (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Girardot Center For Youth (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Girardot Center For Youth (1.1 miles away)
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  • Cape GirardeauGirardot Center For YouthAlternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 17 students
    1.1 miles
    609 North Middle
    Cape GirardeauMO 63702
    (573)290-5860
    1.15-1217
  • Cape GirardeauCentral Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 600 students
    1.6 miles
    1900 Thilenius
    Cape GirardeauMO 63701
    (573)334-6281
    1.65-6600
  • Cape GirardeauFranklin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 354 students
    1.6 miles
    1550 Themis
    Cape GirardeauMO 63701
    (573)335-5456
    1.6PK-4354
  • Cape GirardeauAlma Schrader Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 412 students
    1.7 miles
    1360 Randol
    Cape GirardeauMO 63701
    (573)335-5310
    1.7KG-4412
  • Cape GirardeauCentral Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 586 students
    1.8 miles
    205 Caruthers
    Cape GirardeauMO 63701
    (573)334-2923
    1.87-8586

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