Bolivar Primary

Bolivar Primary serves 836 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Bolivar Primary operates within the Bolivar R-i School District.

Overview

The student population of 836 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 836 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade Bolivar Primary Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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
Bolivar Primary Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
White
92%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Bolivar Primary Sch Ethnicity Bolivar Primary Sta Ethnicity
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 0.21
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.
44%
39%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,822 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Bolivar R-i School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 2,822 621
Bolivar R-i School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $6 MM
Bolivar R-i School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $6 MM
Bolivar R-i School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,324 $8,810
Bolivar R-i School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,831 $8,968
Bolivar R-i School 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 Bolivar High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Exceptional Pupil Coop. (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bolivar Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BolivarHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Bolivar High School
    1401 North Hwy D
    BolivarMO 65613
    (417)326-5228
    0.1 mi | 793 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BolivarBolivar Intermediate School
    1300 North Hartford
    BolivarMO 65613
    (417)777-5160
    0.3 mi | 548 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • BolivarExceptional Pupil Coop.
    Special Education School
    316 West Jackson
    BolivarMO 65613
    (417)326-6284
    Special Education School

    1 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • BolivarBolivar Middle School
    604 West Jackson
    BolivarMO 65613
    (417)326-3811
    1.2 mi | 645 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HalfwayHalfway Elementary School
    2150 Hwy 32
    HalfwayMO 65663
    (417)445-2215
    5.6 mi | 141 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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Polk County, MO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.07, which is lower than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Polk County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.