Central Middle School

  • Central Middle School serves 883 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Central Middle School's student population of 883 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students883 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.62, which is more 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 School Rank#277 out of 2085 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
14%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
19%
16%
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White
57%
71%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParkway C-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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