Academie Lafayette Armour Ims

201 E Armour Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64111
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 266 students in grades 6-8, Academie Lafayette Armour Ims ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 266 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 20% in MO
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Academie Lafayette Armour Ims ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

Academie Lafayette Armour Ims's student population of 266 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Academie Lafayette Armour Ims ranks within the top 20% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Academie Lafayette Armour Ims is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MO)
#413 out of 2092 schools
(Top 20%)
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39%
37%
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69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
15%
15%
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White
64%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.55
This chart display the diversity score of Academie Lafayette Armour Ims and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Academie Lafayette Armour Ims's ranking?
Academie Lafayette Armour Ims is ranked #413 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Academie Lafayette Armour Ims often compared to?
Academie Lafayette Armour Imsis often viewed alongside schools like Lincoln College Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Academie Lafayette Armour Ims?
266 students attend Academie Lafayette Armour Ims.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Academie Lafayette Armour Ims students are White, 15% of students are Black, 13% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Academie Lafayette Armour Ims?
Academie Lafayette Armour Ims has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Academie Lafayette Armour Ims offer ?
Academie Lafayette Armour Ims offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Academie Lafayette Armour Ims part of?
Academie Lafayette Armour Ims is part of Academie Lafayette School District.
In what neighborhood is Academie Lafayette Armour Ims located?
Academie Lafayette Armour Ims is located in the Old Hyde Park neighborhood of Kansas City, MO. There are 4 other public schools located in Old Hyde Park.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 266 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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