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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools in Barton County, MO, serving 1,182 students.
  • Barton County, MO public elementary school have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Missouri public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 62% statewide average). Elementary schools in Barton County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Missouri public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Barton County, MO are Lamar Elementary School, Lamar Middle School and Liberal Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public elementary school average of 30% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Missouri public elementary school average of 14:1.

Top Barton County Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • East Elementary School
    1600 E 12th St
    Lamar, MO 64759
    (417)681-0613

    Grades: PK-2 | 276 students
  • Golden City Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1208 Walnut St
    Golden City, MO 64748
    (417)537-4272

    Grades: K-6 | 96 students
  • Lamar Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    202 W 7th
    Lamar, MO 64759
    (417)682-3567

    Grades: 3-5 | 288 students
  • Lamar Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 50%
    202 W 7th
    Lamar, MO 64759
    (417)682-3548

    Grades: 6-8 | 268 students
  • Liberal Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    401 Yale
    Liberal, MO 64762
    (417)843-5865

    Grades: PK-5 | 165 students
  • Liberal Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    205 N Payne
    Liberal, MO 64762
    (417)843-6033

    Grades: 6-8 | 89 students
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