Ackerman School

  • Ackerman School serves 151 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ackerman School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ackerman School's student population of 151 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ackerman School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Ackerman School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#1843 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
74%
16%
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White
21%
71%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpecl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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