Grain Valley South Middle School

  • Grain Valley South Middle School serves 636 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (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 68% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Grain Valley South Middle School's student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grain Valley South Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grain Valley South Middle School is 0.26, 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#929 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grain Valley South Middle 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)
68%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grain Valley South Middle 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 Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
86%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Grain Valley South Middle 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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grain Valley South Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.260.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grain Valley South Middle 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
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grain Valley South Middle 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 NameGRAIN VALLEY R-V School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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