Smithville Upper Elementary School

Smithville Upper Elementary School serves 535 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Smithville Upper Elementary School operates within the Smithville R-ii School District.

Overview

The student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 535 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade Smithville Upper Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
3%
5%
White
93%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Smithville Upper Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Smithville Upper 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 0.21
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.
11%
39%
Smithville Upper Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,448 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Smithville R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,448 621
Smithville R-ii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $6 MM
Smithville R-ii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $6 MM
Smithville R-ii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,478 $8,810
Smithville R-ii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,786 $8,968
Smithville 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 Smithville High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smithville Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smithville Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SmithvilleSmithville Middle School
    675 South Commercial Ave
    SmithvilleMO 64089
    (816)532-1122
    0 mi | 596 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SmithvilleSmithville High School
    645 South Commercial Ave
    SmithvilleMO 64089
    (816)532-0405
    0 mi | 744 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SmithvilleSmithville Elementary School
    600 Maple St
    SmithvilleMO 64089
    (816)532-0589
    1.6 mi | 573 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Kansas CityNashua Elementary School
    221 Ne 114th St
    Kansas CityMO 64155
    (816)413-6960
    5.1 mi | 362 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Kansas CityFox Hill Elementary School
    545 Ne 106 St
    Kansas CityMO 64155
    (816)413-6500
    6.1 mi | 570 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Clay 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 0.33, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Clay County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.