Blanchard Elementary School

Tel: (573)335-3030
  • Blanchard Elementary School serves 332 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Blanchard Elementary School operates within the Cape Girardeau 63 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 332 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 332 students
Blanchard Elementary School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Blanchard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Blanchard Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Blanchard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Blanchard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Blanchard Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Blanchard Elementary School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
28%
16%
Blanchard Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
52%
73%
Blanchard Elementary School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Blanchard Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
19%
3%
Blanchard Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Blanchard Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.22
Blanchard Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
44%
Blanchard Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Blanchard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cape Girardeau 63 School District's student population of 4,264 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,882 is higher than the state average of $10,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,743 is higher than the state average of $9,807. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,264 576
Cape Girardeau 63 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $6 MM
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $46 MM $6 MM
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,882 $10,127
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,743 $9,807
Cape Girardeau 63 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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