Kratz Elementary School

  • Kratz Elementary School serves 529 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Kratz Elementary School's student population of 529 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students529 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Kratz Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kratz Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kratz Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1728 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
49%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
21%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kratz Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.670.23
This chart display the diversity score of Kratz Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kratz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRitenour School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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