Humboldt Elementary School (Closed 2021)

1520 N Second St
Saint Joseph, MO 64505
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Humboldt Elementary School served 333 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10-14% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
333 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
10-14%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
61%
70%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
16%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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