2602 Gene Field
Saint Joseph, MO 64506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Field Elementary School serves 291 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Field Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Field Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Field Elementary School's student population of 291 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Field Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Field Elementary School is 0.45, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#198 out of 2091 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
73%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 291 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45

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