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For the 2021 school year, there are 105 blue ribbon public schools serving 48,745 students in Missouri.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Missouri are Mallinckrodt A.b.i. Elementary School, Kennard/classical Junior Acad. and Richland Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Missouri blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Missouri Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • Rank: #11.
    Mallinckrodt A.b.i. Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    6020 Pernod Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 352-9212

    287 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #22.
    Kennard/classical Junior Acad. Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5031 Potomac
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 353-8875

    337 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #33.
    Richland Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    24456 State Hwy 114
    Essex, MO 63846
    (573) 283-5310

    166 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #44.
    Mckelvey Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1751 Mckelvey Rd
    Maryland Heights, MO 63043
    (314) 415-6500

    623 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #55.
    Voy Spears Junior Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    201 Ne Anderson
    Lees Summit, MO 64064
    (816) 874-3720

    514 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #66.
    Atlanta Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    600 S Atterberry
    Atlanta, MO 63530
    (660) 239-4211

    105 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #77.
    Metro High School Magnet School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4015 Mcpherson Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63108
    (314) 534-3894

    352 students
    Year: 2004, 2008
  • Rank: #8-108.- 10.
    Nashua Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    221 Ne 114th St
    Kansas City, MO 64155
    (816) 321-5160

    377 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #8-108.- 10.
    Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3297 Oak Grove Rd
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573) 785-6589

    311 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #8-108.- 10.
    Richland High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    24456 State Hwy 114
    Essex, MO 63846
    (573) 283-5332

    127 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #1111.
    Festus Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1500 Mid-meadow Ln
    Festus, MO 63028
    (636) 937-4063

    941 students
    Year: 2014, 2020
  • Rank: #1212.
    Clayton High School Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    #1 Mark Twain Circle
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314) 854-6600

    877 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #1313.
    University Academy-upper Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    6801 Holmes Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64131
    (816) 412-5902

    237 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #1414.
    Mason Ridge Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    715 S Mason Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314) 415-6450

    471 students
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Conway Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    9900 Conway Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63124
    (314) 993-2878

    345 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Lake Road Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    986 Hwy Aa
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573) 785-4392

    191 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Rock Port Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    600 S Nebraska St
    Rock Port, MO 64482
    (660) 744-6294

    181 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Skyline Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Rte 1 Box 838
    Urbana, MO 65767
    (417) 993-4225

    252 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #1919.
    Brentwood High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2221 High School Dr
    Saint Louis, MO 63144
    (314) 962-3837

    234 students
    Year: 2006, 2013
  • Rank: #2020.
    Spokane High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1123 Spokane Rd
    Spokane, MO 65754
    (417) 443-3502

    227 students
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #2121.
    Warren Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    141 Weiss Rd
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
    (636) 851-6100

    856 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #2222.
    Francis Howell High School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7001 Hwy 94 South
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636) 851-4700

    1,819 student
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    North Glendale Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    765 N Sappington Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63122
    (314) 213-6130

    573 students
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Westchester Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1416 Woodgate Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63122
    (314) 213-6160

    512 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #2525.
    Becky-david Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1155 Jungs Station Rd
    Saint Charles, MO 63303
    (636) 851-4200

    844 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #2626.
    Chapel Hill Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3220 Ne 67th Terr
    Kansas City, MO 64119
    (816) 321-5040

    542 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #2727.
    Daniel Boone Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    201 W Hwy D
    Wentzville, MO 63385
    (636) 851-4400

    390 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8636 Litzsinger
    Saint Louis, MO 63144
    (314) 962-0613

    183 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Meramec Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    400 S Meramec Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314) 854-6300

    371 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rank: #3030.
    Chesterfield Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17700 Wild Horse Creek Rd
    Chesterfield, MO 63005
    (636) 891-6500

    394 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #3131.
    Nixa High School Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    514 South Nicholas Road
    Nixa, MO 65714
    (417) 724-3500

    1,711 student
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #3232.
    Glenridge Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7447 Wellington Way
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314) 854-6200

    401 students
    Year: 2003
  • Rank: #3333.
    Park Hill South High School Math: 72% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4500 Nw River Park Dr
    Riverside, MO 64150
    (816) 359-4120

    1,638 student
    Year: 2012
  • Rank: #3434.
    Leeton Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    500 N Main
    Leeton, MO 64761
    (660) 653-4731

    140 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #3535.
    Concord Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10305 Concord School Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63128
    (314) 729-2470

    636 students
    Year: 2014
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