Mason Elementary School

6031 Southwest Ave

Saint Louis, MO 63139-2513

Grades: PK-6

485 students

Mason Elementary School serves 485 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Mason Elementary School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

Overview

The student population of 485 students has grown by 60% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 485 students
Mason Elementary School Total Students (1997-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Mason Elementary School Total Teachers (1997-2013)
Students by Grade Mason Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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
Mason Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2013)
Asian
3%
2%
Mason Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
9%
5%
Mason Elementary School Black Students (1998-2013)
Black
49%
18%
Mason Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
White
39%
72%
Mason Elementary School White Students (1997-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Mason Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.60 0.21
Mason Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2013)
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.
58%
39%
Mason Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Mason Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,119 students has grown by 59% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,608 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,675 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
2
Number of Students Managed 44,119 592
St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $401 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $457 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,608 $8,810
St. Louis City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,675 $8,968
St. Louis City School District 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 Central Visual/perf. Arts High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gateway Science Acad/mid/high Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gateway Science Acad/st Louis Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Saint LouisGateway Science Acad/st Louis Elementary School
    Charter School
    6576 Smiley Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63139
    (314)932-7513
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 438 students                      
  • Saint LouisShaw Visual/perf. Arts Center
    Magnet School
    5329 Columbia Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63139
    (314)776-5091
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 465 students                      
  • Saint LouisSt. Louis Charter School
    Charter School
    5279 Fyler Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63139
    (314)645-9600
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 966 students                      
  • Saint LouisMallinckrodt A.b.i. Elementary School
    Magnet School
    6020 Pernod Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63139
    (314)352-9212
    Magnet School

    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 315 students                      
  • Saint LouisGateway Science Acad/mid/high Middle School
    Charter School
    5049 Fyler Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63139
    (314)261-4361
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 275 students                      

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