Orchard Drive Elementary School

1402 Orchard Dr

Jackson, MO 63755-2513

Tel: (573)243-9555
Grades: KG-3

619 students

Orchard Drive Elementary School serves 619 students in grades KG-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Orchard Drive Elementary School operates within the Jackson R-ii School District.

Overview

The student population of 619 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 619 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students 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 0.17 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 17:1 13:1
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
2%
18%
White
91%
72%
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.17 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.
32%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,973 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,973 592
District Total Revenue $37 MM $6 MM
District Spending $39 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,884 $8,810
District Spending / Student $8,172 $8,968
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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