Liberal Elementary School

  • Liberal Elementary School serves 165 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Liberal Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Liberal Elementary School's student population of 165 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberal Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Liberal Elementary School is 0.13, 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 School Rank (16-17)#895 out of 1792 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
93%
71%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Liberal Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.130.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Liberal Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLiberal R-II School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Liberal schools need to get the bullies under control there are kids that want to quit because of the bullying they need to do something about it they let it continue and if the kid stands up that kid that stands up gets in trouble
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