Central Middle School

  • Central Middle School serves 616 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (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 59% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Central Middle School's student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.61, 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#1514 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
32%
16%
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White
53%
72%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.610.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCape Girardeau 63 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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