Field Elementary School

2602 Gene Field
Saint Joseph, MO 64506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Field Elementary School serves 344 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 72% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Field Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Field Elementary School's student population of 344 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Field Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Field Elementary School is 0.40, 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
#79 out of 2085 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
77%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.400.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Joseph School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Field Elementary School is Alt. Resource Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robidoux Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Coleman Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Joseph Coleman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 425 students
    1.0 miles
    3312 Beck Rd
    Saint Joseph, MO 64506
    (816) 671-4100
    1.0 PK-6 425
  • Saint Joseph Lindbergh Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 450 students
    1.1 miles
    2812 St Joseph Ave
    Saint Joseph, MO 64505
    (816) 671-4250
    1.1 PK-6 450
  • Saint Joseph Robidoux Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 378 students
    1.1 miles
    4212 St Joseph Ave
    Saint Joseph, MO 64505
    (816) 671-4350
    1.1 7-8 378
  • Saint Joseph Bode Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 513 students
    1.2 miles
    720 N Noyes Blvd
    Saint Joseph, MO 64506
    (816) 671-4050
    1.2 7-8 513
  • Saint Joseph Alt. Resource Center
    Grades: K-12
    1.4 miles
    3510 Frederick Ave
    Saint Joseph, MO 64506
    (816) 387-2320
    1.4 K-12 n/a

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