Emerson Elementary School (Closed 2014)

1301 South Duquesne Rd
Joplin, MO 64802
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Emerson Elementary School served 202 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 15-19% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 53%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 55%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Emerson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Emerson 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Emerson 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Emerson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
6%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
76%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emerson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.410.23
This chart display the diversity score of Emerson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emerson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJOPLIN SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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