Century Elementary School

732 North Street
Nixa, MO 65714
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Century Elementary School serves 623 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Century Elementary 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 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 623 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Century Elementary School's student population of 623 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
623 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Century Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Century Elementary School is 0.24, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#375 out of 2092 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
87%
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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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Century Elementary School's ranking?
Century Elementary School is ranked #375 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Century Elementary School often compared to?
Century Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John Thomas School Of Discover, Espy Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Century Elementary School?
623 students attend Century Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Century Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Century Elementary School?
Century Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Century Elementary School offer ?
Century Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4
What school district is Century Elementary School part of?
Century Elementary School is part of Nixa Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 623 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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