Mason Elementary School

  • Mason Elementary School serves 498 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Mason Elementary School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students498 students
Mason Elementary School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %Mason Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Mason Elementary School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by GradeMason Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
Mason Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
Asian
2%
2%
Mason Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
12%
6%
Mason Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
48%
16%
Mason Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
38%
73%
Mason Elementary School White Students (1997-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMason Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO 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.
0.620.44
Mason Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
100%
44%
Mason Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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.
n/a
7%
Mason Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • St. Louis City School District's student population of 28,259 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,339 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,784 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameSt. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
2
Number of Students Managed28,259576
St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$399 MM$6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$414 MM$6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,339$9,469
St. Louis City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,784$9,562
St. Louis City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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