B. Banneker Academy

  • B. Banneker Academy serves 356 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • B. Banneker Academy's student population of 356 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students356 students
This chart display total students of B. Banneker Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of B. Banneker Academy
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of B. Banneker Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of B. Banneker Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • B. Banneker Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of B. Banneker Academy is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#2030 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of B. Banneker Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of B. Banneker Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of B. Banneker Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
98%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in B. Banneker Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in B. Banneker Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in B. Banneker Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in B. Banneker Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.040.23
This chart display the diversity score of B. Banneker Academy and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in B. Banneker Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in B. Banneker Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameB. Banneker Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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