Marvin Elementary School

  • Marvin Elementary School serves 692 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Marvin Elementary School operates within the Ritenour School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 692 students has grown by 39% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 692 students
Marvin Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Marvin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Marvin Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Marvin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 15:1
Marvin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Marvin Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
15%
6%
Marvin Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
37%
16%
Marvin Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
38%
73%
Marvin Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Marvin Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Marvin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Marvin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.22
Marvin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
44%
Marvin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Marvin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ritenour School District's student population of 6,397 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,381 is higher than the state average of $10,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,514 is higher than the state average of $9,807. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Ritenour School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 6,397 576
Ritenour School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $6 MM
Ritenour School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $67 MM $6 MM
Ritenour School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,381 $10,127
Ritenour School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,514 $9,807
Ritenour School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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    1 miles
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    1.1 miles
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