Festus Elementary School

1500 Mid-meadow Ln
Festus, MO 63028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Festus Elementary School serves 941 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Festus Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Festus Elementary School's student population of 941 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2014, 2020)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students941 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

Festus Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Festus Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#13 out of 2085 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
90%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFestus R-VI School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Festus Elementary School is Festus Senior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Festus Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Festus Intermediate (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Festus Festus Intermediate Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-6 | 753 students
    0.0 miles
    1501 Mid-meadow Ln
    Festus, MO 63028
    (636) 937-4750
    0 4-6 753
  • Festus Festus Senior High School Math: 48% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 816 students
    0.1 miles
    501 Westwind Dr
    Festus, MO 63028
    (636) 937-5410
    0.1 9-12 816
  • Festus Festus Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 474 students
    0.4 miles
    1717 W Main
    Festus, MO 63028
    (636) 937-5417
    0.4 7-8 474
  • Crystal City Crystal City Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 357 students
    2.0 miles
    600 Mississippi
    Crystal City, MO 63019
    (636) 937-4017
    2 K-8 357
  • Crystal City Crystal City High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 168 students
    2.0 miles
    1100 Mississippi
    Crystal City, MO 63019
    (636) 937-2005
    2 9-12 168

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