Barry School

  • Barry School serves 355 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is equal to the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Barry School's student population of 355 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barry School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barry School is 0.63, which is more 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#1019 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
6%
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Black
22%
16%
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White
55%
72%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barry School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.630.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePLATTE CO. R-III School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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