Mill Creek Upper Elementary School

308 S Cleveland
Belton, MO 64012
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Mill Creek Upper Elementary School serves 483 students in grades 5-6.
Mill Creek Upper Elementary 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 483 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mill Creek Upper Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Mill Creek Upper Elementary School's student population of 483 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Mill Creek Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mill Creek Upper Elementary School is 0.56, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1547 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
19%
8%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
63%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mill Creek Upper Elementary School's ranking?
Mill Creek Upper Elementary School is ranked #1547 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Mill Creek Upper Elementary School often compared to?
Mill Creek Upper Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Belton Middle School, Cambridge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
28% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Mill Creek Upper Elementary School?
483 students attend Mill Creek Upper Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Mill Creek Upper Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, and 8% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mill Creek Upper Elementary School?
Mill Creek Upper Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Mill Creek Upper Elementary School offer ?
Mill Creek Upper Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 5-6
What school district is Mill Creek Upper Elementary School part of?
Mill Creek Upper Elementary School is part of Belton 124 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 483 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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