5125 N Sycamore
Kansas City, MO 64119
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Gracemor Elementary School serves 630 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Gracemor Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Gracemor Elementary School's student population of 630 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Gracemor Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Gracemor Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1518 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
18%
7%
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Black
17%
15%
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White
48%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
14%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Gracemor Elementary School?

630 students attend Gracemor Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

48% of Gracemor Elementary School students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Black, 14% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Gracemor Elementary School?

Gracemor Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Gracemor Elementary School offer ?

Gracemor Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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