Independence Elementary School

4800 Meadows Pkwy
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Independence Elementary School serves 669 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Independence Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 77% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Independence Elementary School's student population of 669 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students669 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Independence Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Independence Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#38 out of 2085 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
83%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Independence Elementary School is Francis Howell Union High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bryan Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Charles Early Child. Family Educ. Center
    Grades: PK | 304 students
    0.1 miles
    4810 Meadows Pkwy
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636) 851-6000
    0.1 PK 304
  • Saint Charles Bryan Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 891 students
    0.2 miles
    605 Independence Rd
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636) 851-5800
    0.2 6-8 891
  • Saint Charles Francis Howell Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 837 students
    0.8 miles
    825 O'fallon Rd
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636) 851-4800
    0.8 6-8 837
  • Saint Charles Francis Howell Union High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.4 miles
    1405 Hwy D
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636) 851-5000
    2.4 9-12 n/a
  • Saint Charles Francis Howell High School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,819 student
    2.8 miles
    7001 Hwy 94 South
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636) 851-4700
    2.8 9-12 1,819

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