Shell Knob Elementary School

Shell Knob Elementary School serves 129 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Shell Knob Elementary School operates within the Shell Knob 78 School District.

Overview

The student population of 129 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 129 students
Shell Knob Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Shell Knob Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 7:1 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 7:1 13:1
Shell Knob Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
5%
n/a
Shell Knob Elementary School American Indian (2001-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Shell Knob Elementary School Asian (2006-2013)
White
91%
72%
Shell Knob Elementary School White (1992-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Shell Knob Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Shell Knob 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
Shell Knob Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2013)
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.
56%
39%
Shell Knob Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
14%
7%
Shell Knob Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 129 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
School District Name Shell Knob 78 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 129 621
Shell Knob 78 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $6 MM
District Spending $3 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,955 $8,810
Shell Knob 78 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,539 $8,968
Shell Knob 78 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 Blue Eye High School (11.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blue Eye Middle School (11.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blue Eye Elementary School (11.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Blue EyeBlue Eye Elementary School
    512 State Hwy 13
    Blue EyeMO 65611
    (417)779-4318
    11.3 mi | 202 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Blue EyeBlue Eye Middle School
    512 State Hwy 13
    Blue EyeMO 65611
    (417)779-4299
    11.3 mi | 160 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Blue EyeBlue Eye High School
    658 State Hwy Ee
    Blue EyeMO 65611
    (417)779-5331
    11.9 mi | 201 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Blue EyeTri-lakes Specl. Educ. Coop.
    Special Education School
    658 State Hwy Ee
    Blue EyeMO 65611
    (417)779-4166
    Special Education School

    11.9 mi | 18 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • BerryvilleBerryville High School
    902 West Trimble Ave
    BerryvilleAR 72616
    (870)423-3312
    13.5 mi | 542 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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