Central Elementary School

201 Wesley Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63135
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Elementary School serves 219 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Central Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 219 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students219 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Central Elementary School is 0.24, which is less 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
#1958 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Elementary 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
87%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
9%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.47
This chart display the diversity score of Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFerguson-Florissant R-II School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Elementary School is Mccluer South-berkeley High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ferguson Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vogt Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis Vogt Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 229 students
    0.3 miles
    200 Church St
    Saint Louis, MO 63135
    (314) 521-6347
    0.3 K-6 229
  • Saint Louis Johnson Wabash Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 380 students
    0.8 miles
    685 January
    Saint Louis, MO 63135
    (314) 524-0280
    0.8 K-6 380
  • Saint Louis Mccluer South-berkeley High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 496 students
    0.8 miles
    201 Brotherton Ln
    Saint Louis, MO 63135
    (314) 506-9800
    0.8 9-12 496
  • Saint Louis Ferguson Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 601 students
    0.9 miles
    701 January Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63135
    (314) 506-9600
    0.9 7-8 601
  • Saint Louis Cool Valley Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 204 students
    1.1 miles
    1351 S Florissant Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63121
    (314) 521-5622
    1.1 K-5 204

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