Ames Visual/perf. Arts

  • Ames Visual/perf. Arts serves 374 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • 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 10-14% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ames Visual/perf. Arts 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 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Ames Visual/perf. Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Ames Visual/perf. Arts's student population of 374 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ames Visual/perf. Arts 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ames Visual/perf. Arts is 0.04, 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 School Rank#1917 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)10-14%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
98%
16%
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White
2%
71%
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Diversity Score0.040.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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