Avery Elementary School

  • Avery Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Avery Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Avery Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Avery Elementary School's student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avery Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Avery Elementary School is 0.36, 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#92 out of 2085 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
14%
16%
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White
79%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWebster Groves School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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