Central Elementary School

2 E Springfield
Union, MO 63084
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 650 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Central Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 43%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 650 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : Top 50% in MO
  • : 48% (Top 30%)
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Central Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 650 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
650 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Central Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,084 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MO)
#650 out of 2084 schools
(Top 50%)
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48%
39%
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48%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
89%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Central Elementary School's ranking?
Central Elementary School is ranked #650 out of 2,084 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Central Elementary School often compared to?
Central Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Clearview Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
48% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% MO state average), while 48% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% MO state average).
How many students attend Central Elementary School?
650 students attend Central Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Central Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Central Elementary School?
Central Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Central Elementary School offer ?
Central Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Central Elementary School part of?
Central Elementary School is part of Union R-XI School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 650 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 48% (Top 30%)
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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