Meramec Elementary School

400 S Meramec Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Meramec Elementary School serves 371 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Meramec Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Meramec Elementary School's student population of 371 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Meramec Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Meramec Elementary School is 0.57, 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 Testing Rank
#42 out of 2085 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
18%
16%
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White
62%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Meramec Elementary School is Juvenile Detention Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    Reading: PS%
    Grades: K-12 | 34 students
    0.2 miles
    501 S Brentwood Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314) 615-2974
    0.2 K-12 34
  • Saint Louis Clayton High School Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 877 students
    0.4 miles
    #1 Mark Twain Circle
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314) 854-6600
    0.4 9-12 877
  • Saint Louis Glenridge Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 401 students
    0.7 miles
    7447 Wellington Way
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314) 854-6200
    0.7 K-5 401
  • Saint Louis Family Center
    Grades: PK | 114 students
    1.0 miles
    301 N Gay Ave.
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314) 854-6900
    1 PK 114
  • Saint Louis Flynn Park Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 322 students
    1.1 miles
    7220 Waterman Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63130
    (314) 290-4421
    1.1 K-5 322

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