Mason Elementary School

6031 Southwest Ave,

St Louis, MO, 63139-2757

Tel: (314)645-1201
Grades: PK-6

404 students

Mason Elementary School serves 404 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Mason Elementary School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

Overview

The student population of 404 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 404 students
Mason Elementary School Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Mason Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1997-2012)
Students by Grade Mason Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Mason Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1997-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
Mason Elementary School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
9%
5%
Mason Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
36%
18%
Mason Elementary School Black (1997-2012)
White
46%
73%
Mason Elementary School White (1997-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mason Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mason 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.
0.65 0.69
Mason Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
62%
39%
Mason Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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%
Mason Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,767 students has grown by 34% over five years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
79
2
Number of Students Managed 36,767 600
St. Louis City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $401 MM n/a
St. Louis City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $457 MM n/a
St. Louis City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,608 $0
St. Louis City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,675 $0
St. Louis City 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 Central Visual/perf. Arts High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Compton-drew Ilc Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shaw Visual/perf. Arts Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St. Louis Gateway Science Acad/st Louis Elementary School
    Charter School
    6576 Smiley Ave
    St. Louis , MO , 63139
    (314)932-7513
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  458  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • St Louis Shaw Visual/perf. Arts Center
    Magnet School
    5329 Columbia Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63139
    (314)776-5091
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  374  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • St Louis St. Louis Charter School
    Charter School
    5279 Fyler Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63139
    (314)645-9600
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  957  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • St Louis Mallinckrodt A.b.i. Elementary School
    Magnet School
    6020 Pernod Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63139
    (314)352-9212
    Magnet School
    1  mi  |  213  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • St Louis Wilkinson Early Childhood Center
    Magnet School
    1921 Prather Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63139
    (314)645-1202
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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