Orchard Drive Elementary School

1402 Orchard Dr

Jackson, MO 63755-1032

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

581 students

Orchard Drive Elementary School serves 581 students in grades KG-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% 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.

Overview

The student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 581 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Orchard Drive Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Orchard Drive Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same 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 16:1 13:1
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
3%
18%
White
91%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Orchard Drive Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Orchard Drive 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.
0.17 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.
34%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,021 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Jackson R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 5,021 621
District Total Revenue $37 MM $6 MM
Jackson R-ii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $6 MM
Jackson R-ii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,884 $8,810
Jackson R-ii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,172 $8,968
Jackson R-ii 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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JacksonWest Lane Elementary School
    338 North West Ln
    JacksonMO 63755
    (573)243-9565
    0.2 mi | 503 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • JacksonRussell Hawkins Junior High School
    210 North West Ln
    JacksonMO 63755
    (573)243-9533
    0.3 mi | 730 students | Gr. 8-9                      
  • JacksonJackson Middle School
    1651 West Independence St
    JacksonMO 63755
    (573)243-9543
    0.4 mi | 699 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • JacksonJackson Senior High School
    315 South Missouri
    JacksonMO 63755
    (573)243-9513
    1.2 mi | 1144 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • JacksonSouth Elementary School
    1701 South Hope St
    JacksonMO 63755
    (573)243-9575
    2.4 mi | 789 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Cape Girardeau 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 0.25, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Cape Girardeau County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.