1400 Hale Mcginty Dr
Neosho, MO 64850
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Middle School serves 719 students in grades 5-6.
Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 719 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Middle School's student population of 719 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
719 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Middle School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1406 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
17%
7%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
65%
70%
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Hawaiian
7%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Middle School?

719 students attend Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

65% of Middle School students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Hawaiian, 7% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Middle School?

Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Middle School offer ?

Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 719 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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