Graden Elementary School

  • Graden Elementary School serves 562 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Graden Elementary School's student population of 562 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Graden Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Graden Elementary School is 0.34, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#511 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Graden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Graden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Graden Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Graden Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
81%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Graden Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Graden Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.340.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Graden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Graden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePARK HILL School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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