8111 Oak
Kansas City, MO 64114
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
John T. Hartman Elementary School serves 363 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
John T. Hartman Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

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School Overview

John T. Hartman Elementary School's student population of 363 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

John T. Hartman Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of John T. Hartman Elementary School is 0.41, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1368 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
76%
16%
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White
6%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Top 20%)

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