City Garden Montessori School

  • City Garden Montessori School serves 270 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • City Garden Montessori School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • City Garden Montessori School's student population of 270 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 54% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students270 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • City Garden Montessori School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of City Garden Montessori School is 0.56, 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 (16-17)#504 out of 1792 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
41%
16%
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White
52%
71%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Garden Montessori School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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