3000 Ne 108th St
Kansas City, MO 64156
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Bell Prairie Elementary School serves 771 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bell Prairie 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 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bell Prairie Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

Bell Prairie Elementary School's student population of 771 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
771 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Bell Prairie Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bell Prairie Elementary School is 0.55, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#60 out of 2091 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
65%
71%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 771 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 20%)

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