Helena Elementary School

Helena Elementary School serves 85 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Helena Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (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 80-89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Helena Elementary School's student population of 85 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students85 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Helena Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Helena Elementary School is 0.12, which is less 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
#19 out of 2085 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
94%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSavannah R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Helena Elementary School is Union Star High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Star Elementary School (5.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Union Star Union Star Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 77 students
    5.5 miles
    6132 Nw State Rte Z
    Union Star, MO 64494
    (816) 593-2294
    5.5 PK-5 77
  • Union Star Union Star High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-12 | 70 students
    5.5 miles
    6132 Nw State Rte Z
    Union Star, MO 64494
    (816) 593-2294
    5.5 6-12 70
  • Cosby Avenue City Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-8 | 186 students
    7.1 miles
    18069 Hwy 169
    Cosby, MO 64436
    (816) 662-2305
    7.1 PK-8 186
  • Savannah Savannah High School Math: 26% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 737 students
    8.9 miles
    701 State Rte E
    Savannah, MO 64485
    (816) 324-3128
    8.9 9-12 737
  • Savannah Minnie Cline Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 574 students
    9.8 miles
    808 W Price
    Savannah, MO 64485
    (816) 324-3915
    9.8 K-5 574

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