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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public middle schools in Barton County, MO, serving 454 students.
  • Barton County, MO public middle school have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Missouri public middle school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 59% statewide average). Middle schools in Barton County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Missouri public middle schools.
  • The top ranked public middle schools in Barton County, MO are Golden City High School, Lamar Middle School and Liberal Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public middle school average of 27% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Missouri public middle school average of 13:1.

Top Barton County Public Middle Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Golden City High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1208 Walnut St
    Golden City, MO 64748
    (417)537-8311

    Grades: 7-12 | 97 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 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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