Faxon Elementary School

  • Faxon Elementary School serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Faxon Elementary School's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Faxon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Faxon Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#2052 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
6%
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Black
76%
16%
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White
6%
72%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.400.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKANSAS CITY 33 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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