Commons Lane Elementary School

  • Commons Lane Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Commons Lane Elementary School's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Commons Lane Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Commons Lane Elementary School is 0.25, 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#1726 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
86%
16%
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White
9%
72%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Commons Lane Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.250.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFerguson-florissant R-ii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Commons Lane Elementary School is North Technical (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Ackerman School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florissant North Technical Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 750 students
    0.6 miles
    1700 Derhake Rd
    Florissant, MO 63033
    (314)989-7600
    0.6 9-12 750
  • Florissant Ackerman School
    Grades: K-8 | 152 students
    0.7 miles
    1550 Derhake Rd
    Florissant, MO 63033
    (314)989-7200
    0.7 K-8 152
  • Florissant Mccluer North High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1704 students
    0.7 miles
    705 Waterford Dr
    Florissant, MO 63033
    (314)506-9200
    0.7 9-12 1704
  • Florissant Northview
    Grades: 9-12 | 162 students
    0.7 miles
    1520 Derhake Rd.
    Florissant, MO 63033
    (314)989-7300
    0.7 9-12 162
  • Florissant Early Education Center
    Grades: PK | 346 students
    0.8 miles
    1005 Waterford Dr
    Florissant, MO 63033
    (314)506-9066
    0.8 PK 346

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