Bess Truman Primary Center

  • Bess Truman Primary Center serves 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Bess Truman Primary Center's student population of 256 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students256 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bess Truman Primary Center
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bess Truman Primary Center by grade.

School Comparison

  • Bess Truman Primary Center's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bess Truman Primary Center is 0.22, 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bess Truman Primary Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bess Truman Primary Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bess Truman Primary Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bess Truman Primary Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
88%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bess Truman Primary Center and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bess Truman Primary Center 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 Bess Truman Primary Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.220.23
This chart display the diversity score of Bess Truman Primary Center and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bess Truman Primary Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bess Truman Primary Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWebb City R-vii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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