Dogwood Elementary School

1400 Cedar Wood Pkwy
Kearney, MO 64060
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Dogwood Elementary School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dogwood Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Dogwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

Dogwood Elementary School's student population of 505 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Dogwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dogwood Elementary School is 0.10, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#156 out of 2085 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
95%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKearney R-I School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dogwood Elementary School is Kearney High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kearney Middle School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kearney Kearney Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-7 | 530 students
    1.5 miles
    200 E 5th St
    Kearney, MO 64060
    (816) 628-4115
    1.5 6-7 530
  • Kearney Kearney Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
    1.7 miles
    902 S Jefferson
    Kearney, MO 64060
    (816) 628-4113
    1.7 K-5 270
  • Kearney Hawthorne Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 277 students
    2.2 miles
    1815 S Jefferson
    Kearney, MO 64060
    (816) 628-4114
    2.2 K-5 277
  • Kearney Kearney High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 10-12 | 874 students
    2.6 miles
    715 E 19th St
    Kearney, MO 64060
    (816) 628-4585
    2.6 10-12 874
  • Kearney Southview Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
    2.9 miles
    7 S Campus Dr
    Kearney, MO 64060
    (816) 628-4652
    2.9 K-5 482

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