Hawthorn Elementary School

  • Hawthorn Elementary School serves 540 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (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 81% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hawthorn Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hawthorn Elementary School's student population of 540 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hawthorn Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hawthorn Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#202 out of 1792 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hawthorn 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)
81%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawthorn 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 Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hawthorn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hawthorn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
77%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hawthorn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hawthorn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.400.46
This chart display the diversity score of Hawthorn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawthorn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawthorn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePark Hill School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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