Crestwood Elementary School

1020 S Sappington Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 460 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Crestwood Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 30% in MO
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Crestwood Elementary School's student population of 460 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Crestwood Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Crestwood Elementary School is 0.34, 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)
#439 out of 2092 schools
(Top 30%)
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40-44%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Crestwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
55-59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Crestwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
81%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.34
This chart display the diversity score of Crestwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Crestwood Elementary School's ranking?
Crestwood Elementary School is ranked #439 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Crestwood Elementary School?
460 students attend Crestwood Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Crestwood Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Crestwood Elementary School?
Crestwood Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Crestwood Elementary School offer ?
Crestwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Crestwood Elementary School part of?
Crestwood Elementary School is part of Lindbergh Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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