East Elementary School

  • East Elementary School serves 304 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • East Elementary School's student population of 304 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
This chart display total students of East Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of East Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of East Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of East Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • East Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 East Elementary School is 0.65, 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 Testing Rank#1965 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of East Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
48%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
33%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.650.47
This chart display the diversity score of East Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to East Elementary School is H Kenneth Kirchner School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:

School Reviews

Review East Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about whether or not public school students are prepared to enter into the "real world" upon graduation, and how schools are changing their curriculum to meet changing economic needs.
Many school districts are hiking up the price of school lunches this year. We’ll take a look at some of the reasons for the trend, including the child nutritional bill that President Obama signed into law last year.
There is no denying that being a public school teacher has its challenges, but some are more apparent than others. Keep reading to learn about the top ten challenges facing public school teachers this year.