Orchard Drive Elementary School

Orchard Drive Elementary School serves 622 students in grades KG - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Orchard Drive Elementary School operates within the Jackson R-ii School District.

School Overview

The student population of 622 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 622 students
Orchard Drive Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Orchard Drive Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Orchard Drive Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Orchard Drive Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Orchard Drive Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Orchard Drive Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
2%
16%
Orchard Drive Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
92%
73%
Orchard Drive Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Orchard Drive Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.15 0.44
Orchard Drive Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
33%
42%
Orchard Drive Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Orchard Drive Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson R-ii School District's student population of 4,993 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,114 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,731 is less than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jackson R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,993 586
Jackson R-ii School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $6 MM
Jackson R-ii School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $37 MM $6 MM
Jackson R-ii School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,114 $9,469
Jackson R-ii School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $7,731 $9,562
Jackson R-ii School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Russell Hawkins Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Russell Hawkins Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Lane Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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