1012 S Main St
Charleston, MO 63834
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Charleston Middle School serves 180 students in grades 6-8.
Charleston Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 180 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Charleston Middle School's student population of 180 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
180 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Charleston Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Charleston Middle School is 0.52, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#2003 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
65%
15%
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White
24%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 180 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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