Glendale Elementary School

2611 S Lee's Summit Rd
Independence, MO 64055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Glendale Elementary School serves 475 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Glendale Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) 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 41% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Glendale Elementary School's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Glendale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Glendale Elementary School is 0.61, which is more 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
#1092 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
7%
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Black
14%
16%
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White
59%
71%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndependence 30 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Glendale Elementary School is Truman High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bingham Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blackburn Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Independence Hanthorn Early Education
    Grades: PK | 226 students
    0.4 miles
    1511 Kings Hwy
    Independence, MO 64055
    (816) 521-5485
    0.4 PK 226
  • Independence Blackburn Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
    1.0 miles
    17302 E R D Mize Rd
    Independence, MO 64057
    (816) 521-5395
    1 PK-5 415
  • Independence Thomas Hart Benton Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
    1.4 miles
    429 S Leslie
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816) 521-5390
    1.4 PK-5 488
  • Independence Truman High School Math: 39% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,644 student
    1.5 miles
    3301 S Noland Rd
    Independence, MO 64055
    (816) 521-5350
    1.5 9-12 1,644
  • Independence William Yates Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 438 students
    1.5 miles
    3600 Davidson Rd
    Independence, MO 64055
    (816) 874-3740
    1.5 PK-5 438

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