Poplar Bluff Public Schools

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There are 13 public schools in Poplar Bluff, MO, serving 5,406 students.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Missouri state average of 27%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Poplar Bluff, Missouri Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Poplar BluffEugene Field Elementary School
    711 Nickey St
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-4047
    440 students | Gr. 1-4
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    Lake Road Elementary School
    986 Hwy Aa
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-4392
    289 students | Gr. 1-4
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    O'neal Elementary School
    2300 Baugh Ln
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-3037
    503 students | Gr. 1-4
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    Oak Grove Elementary School
    3297 Oak Grove Rd
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-6589
    468 students | Gr. 1-4
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    Poplar Bluff 5th & 6th Center
    3209 Oak Grove Rd
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-5566
    830 students | Gr. 5-6
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    Poplar Bluff Early Childhood C Elementary School
    1235 North Main St
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-6803
    245 students | Gr. PK
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    Poplar Bluff High School
    1300 Victory Ln
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-6471
    1368 students | Gr. 9-12
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    Poplar Bluff Junior High School
    550 North Westwood
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-5602
    752 students | Gr. 7-8
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    Poplar Bluff Kindergarten Center
    1200 Camp Rd
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-4905
    409 students | Gr. KG
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    Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center
    Vocational School
    3203 Oak Grove Rd
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)785-2248
    Vocational School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 10-12
  • Poplar Bluff
    Shady Grove School
    Special Education School
    2400 High St
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)840-9592
    Special Education School
    26 students | Gr. KG-12
  • Poplar Bluff
    Sierra-osage Treatment Center
    Alternative School
    9200 Sierra Osage Circle
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)840-9717
    Alternative School
    20 students | Gr. 5-12
  • Poplar Bluff
    W. E. Sears Youth Center
    Alternative School
    9400 Sears Ln
    Poplar BluffMO63901
    (573)840-9280
    Alternative School
    56 students | Gr. 5-12

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Did You Know?
Poplar Bluff, 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 0.26, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Poplar Bluff is Sierra-osage Treatment Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or in the USA.