Hancock Place Elementary School

  • Hancock Place Elementary School serves 759 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 63% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hancock Place Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hancock Place Elementary School's student population of 759 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students759 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hancock Place Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Hancock Place Elementary School is 0.57, 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#218 out of 2085 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
18%
16%
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White
62%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hancock Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHancock Place School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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I think your child should go tour Hancock because this is a school your child you will love!!! I am 11 and had the most wonderful teachers...They have okay lunches so I suggest have your child eat school lunch the first day.If your child does go to Hancock he/she will never be left out nor,want to miss anything or any day!!!!
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