Mckelvey Elementary School

  • Mckelvey Elementary School serves 623 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mckelvey Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Mckelvey Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Mckelvey Elementary School's student population of 623 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students623 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mckelvey Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mckelvey Elementary School is 0.68, which is more 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)#9 out of 1792 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
46%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
14%
16%
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White
30%
71%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParkway C-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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