Festus Intermediate

  • Festus Intermediate serves 753 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 64% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Festus Intermediate placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Festus Intermediate's student population of 753 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students753 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Festus Intermediate is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Festus Intermediate is 0.15, 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 School Rank#225 out of 2085 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
92%
71%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.150.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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

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