Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 513 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher 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 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 513 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students513 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.08, 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#1051 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
61%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
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 2016-17 school year data.
White
96%
72%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.080.23
This chart display the diversity score of Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
44%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDexter R-xi School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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