Henderson Elementary School

  • Henderson Elementary School serves 687 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 75% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Henderson 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 20%) 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 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Henderson Elementary School's student population of 687 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students687 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henderson 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 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henderson Elementary School is 0.42, 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 School Rank (16-17)#212 out of 1792 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
6%
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Black
8%
16%
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White
75%
71%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Henderson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.420.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Henderson 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
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Henderson 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 NameFrancis Howell R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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