Blanchard Elementary School

  • Blanchard Elementary School serves 395 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Blanchard Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Blanchard Elementary School's student population of 395 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blanchard Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Blanchard Elementary School is 0.65, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#83 out of 2085 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
33%
16%
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White
48%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCape Girardeau 63 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Blanchard Elementary School is Girardot Center For Youth (1.1 miles away)
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