Pioneer Trail Elementary School

301 Pioneer Trail

Jefferson City, MO 65109-2513

Grades: KG-5

549 students

Pioneer Trail Elementary School serves 549 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Pioneer Trail Elementary School operates within the Jefferson City School District.

Overview

The student population of 549 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 549 students
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Total Students (2010-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Pioneer Trail Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Asian
2%
2%
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Asian Students (2010-2013)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Black Students (2010-2013)
Black
13%
18%
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Black Students (2010-2013)
White
76%
72%
Pioneer Trail Elementary School White Students (2010-2013)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pioneer Trail Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.41 0.21
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Diversity Score (2010-2013)
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.
40%
39%
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Pioneer Trail Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,083 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,318 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,159 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 57% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
2
Number of Students Managed 10,083 592
Jefferson City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $6 MM
Jefferson City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $101 MM $6 MM
Jefferson City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,318 $8,810
Jefferson City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,159 $8,968
Jefferson City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prenger Family Center (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Jefferson Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clarence Lawson Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jefferson CityClarence Lawson Elementary School
    1105 Fairgrounds Rd
    Jefferson CityMO 65109
    (573)659-3175
    1.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 539 students                      
  • Jefferson CityThomas Jefferson Middle School
    1201 Fairgrounds Rd
    Jefferson CityMO 65109
    (573)659-3250
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1000 students                      
  • Jefferson CityAlgoa Correctional Center
    Alternative School
    8501 No More Victims Rd
    Jefferson CityMO 65101
    (573)751-3911
    Alternative School

    3.7 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Jefferson CityBelair Elementary School
    701 Belair
    Jefferson CityMO 65109
    (573)659-3155
    4.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 436 students                      
  • Jefferson CityCedar Hill Elementary School
    1510 Vieth
    Jefferson CityMO 65109
    (573)659-3160
    4.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 390 students                      

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