Carthage Intermediate Center

  • Carthage Intermediate Center serves 730 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 43% (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 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Carthage Intermediate Center's student population of 730 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students730 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carthage Intermediate Center's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carthage Intermediate Center is 0.53, which is more 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#1755 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Hispanic
38%
6%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
57%
72%
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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 Carthage Intermediate Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.530.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carthage Intermediate 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 NameCarthage R-ix School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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