Larimore Elementary School

Larimore Elementary School serves 397 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Larimore Elementary School operates within the Hazelwood School District.

Overview

The student population of 397 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 397 students
Larimore Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Larimore Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Larimore Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Larimore Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Larimore Elementary School Asian (1996-2005)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Larimore Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
93%
18%
Larimore Elementary School Black (1992-2012)
White
3%
73%
Larimore Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Larimore Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Larimore Elementary School 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.
0.13 0.43
Larimore Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
n/a
39%
Larimore Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2011)
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.
n/a
7%
Larimore Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,772 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Hazelwood School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
2
Number of Students Managed 17,772 575
District Total Revenue $215 MM $6 MM
Hazelwood School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $238 MM $6 MM
Hazelwood School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,359 $8,810
Hazelwood School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,584 $8,968
Hazelwood School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hazelwood East High School (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Southeast Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Twillman Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St Louis Southeast Middle School
    918 Prigge Rd
    St Louis , MO , 63138
    (314)953-7700
    0.5  mi  |  715  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • St Louis Twillman Elementary School
    11831 Bellefontaine Rd
    St Louis , MO , 63138
    (314)953-4850
    1.1  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St Louis Glasgow Elementary School
    10560 Renfrew Dr
    St Louis , MO , 63137
    (314)868-4680
    2.1  mi  |  390  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St Louis Hazelwood East High School
    11300 Dunn Rd
    St Louis , MO , 63138
    (314)953-5600
    2.2  mi  |  1436  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • St Louis Arrowpoint Elementary School
    2017 Arrowpoint Dr
    St Louis , MO , 63138
    (314)953-5300
    2.2  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
For years there has been a push to universalize preschool in this country in order to provide all children with the leg up they will need in order to compete in a globalized economy. While approximately three-fourths of four year olds in America are involved in some kind of educational program, the United States still ranks only 25th out of the 34 most wealthy and upcoming nations in the world in terms of early childhood education, lagging behind the likes of Portugal and Mexico.
‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Seeks to Give African-American Boys a Boost
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.