Fairmount Elementary School

1725 Thoele Rd
Saint Peters, MO 63376
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 1,042 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Fairmount 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 43% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (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 Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,042 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 30% in MO
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Fairmount Elementary School's student population of 1,042 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
1,042 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

Fairmount 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 Fairmount 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)
#509 out of 2092 schools
(Top 30%)
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43%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairmount 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.
56%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairmount 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
4%
8%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
81%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
0.34
This chart display the diversity score of Fairmount 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
15%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairmount Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairmount Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fairmount Elementary School's ranking?
Fairmount Elementary School is ranked #509 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Fairmount Elementary School often compared to?
Fairmount Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Duello Elementary School, Stone Creek Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Fairmount Elementary School?
1,042 students attend Fairmount Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Fairmount Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fairmount Elementary School?
Fairmount Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Fairmount Elementary School offer ?
Fairmount Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Fairmount Elementary School part of?
Fairmount Elementary School is part of Francis Howell R-III School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,042 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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