312 North Market Street
Nixa, MO 65714
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
John Thomas School Of Discover serves 496 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
John Thomas School Of Discover 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 66% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

John Thomas School Of Discover ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

John Thomas School Of Discover's student population of 496 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

John Thomas School Of Discover is ranked within the top 20% 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 Thomas School Of Discover is 0.19, 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
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#215 out of 2091 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
n/a
16%
White
90%
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
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 496 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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