Ellis Elementary School

  • Ellis Elementary School serves 297 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ellis 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 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Ellis Elementary School's student population of 297 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ellis 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 Ellis Elementary School is 0.31, 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#1538 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ellis Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ellis Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
82%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ellis Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.310.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ellis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClinton Co. R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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