Top 10 Best Cape Girardeau Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public elementary schools serving 2,746 students in Cape Girardeau, MO.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Cape Girardeau, MO are Blanchard Elementary School, Parkview School and Alma Schrader Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cape Girardeau, MO public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Missouri public elementary school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 42% statewide average). Elementary schools in Cape Girardeau have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Missouri public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Missouri public elementary school average of 31% (majority Black).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Cape Girardeau, MO (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Blanchard Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1829 N Sprigg St
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 335-3030
Grades: PK-4
| 348 students
Rank: #22.
Parkview School
Special Education School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1020 S Parkway Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
(573) 290-5799
Grades: K-12
| 27 students
Rank: #33.
Alma Schrader Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1360 Randol
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 335-5310
Grades: K-4
| 369 students
Rank: #44.
Nell Holcomb Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6547 State Hwy 177
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 334-3644
Grades: K-8
| 243 students
Rank: #55.
Central Middle School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 Thilenius
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 334-6281
Grades: 5-6
| 609 students
Rank: #66.
Franklin Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1550 Themis
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 335-5456
Grades: PK-4
| 268 students
Rank: #77.
Clippard Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2880 Hopper Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 334-5720
Grades: PK-4
| 485 students
Rank: #88.
Jefferson Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
520 S Minnesota
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
(573) 334-2030
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
Rank: n/an/a
3445 Armstrong Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
(573) 290-5814
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
609 N Middle
Cape Girardeau, MO 63702
(573) 290-5860
Grades: 5-12
| 11 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Cape Girardeau, Missouri Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Parkview (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
1020 South Parkway Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
(573) 290-5799
Grades: Inquire with school
| 41 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Cape Girardeau, MO?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Cape Girardeau, MO include Blanchard Elementary School, Parkview School and Alma Schrader Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Cape Girardeau, MO?
10 public elementary schools are located in Cape Girardeau, MO.
What is the racial composition of students in Cape Girardeau, MO?
Cape Girardeau, MO public elementary schools minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Missouri public elementary schools average of 31% (majority Black).

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