Bolivar Middle School

  • Bolivar Middle School serves 646 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bolivar Middle School's student population of 646 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students646 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bolivar Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bolivar Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bolivar Middle School is 0.13, 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#1416 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bolivar 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bolivar Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bolivar Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
93%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bolivar Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bolivar Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.130.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bolivar Middle School 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 NameBolivar R-i School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Bolivar Middle School is Exceptional Pupil Coop (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bolivar Exceptional Pupil Coop Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 40 students
    1.1 miles
    1510 E Broadway
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417)326-6284
    1.1 PK-12 40
  • Bolivar Bolivar Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 680 students
    1.2 miles
    706 N Leonard Pl
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417)326-5247
    1.2 PK-2 680
  • Bolivar Bolivar High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 895 students
    1.3 miles
    1401 N Hwy D
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417)326-5228
    1.3 9-12 895
  • Bolivar Bolivar Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 602 students
    1.3 miles
    1300 N Hartford
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417)777-5160
    1.3 3-5 602
  • Half Way Halfway Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 154 students
    6.6 miles
    2150 Hwy 32
    Half Way, MO 65663
    (417)445-2215
    6.6 PK-6 154

School Reviews

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