Berkeley Middle School

  • Berkeley Middle School serves 226 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Berkeley Middle School 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Berkeley Middle School's student population of 226 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students226 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Berkeley Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Berkeley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berkeley Middle School is 0.15, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#2026 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Berkeley Middle School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Berkeley Middle School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Berkeley Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
92%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Berkeley Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
1%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Berkeley Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Berkeley Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Berkeley Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.150.23
This chart display the diversity score of Berkeley Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Berkeley Middle School 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 Berkeley Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFerguson-florissant R-ii School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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