Cole County R-I School District

13600 Rte C
Russellville, MO 65074-2033
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Cole County R-I School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 630 students in Cole County R-I School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
Public Schools in Cole County R-I School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Missouri public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 31% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MO)
# Schools
3 Schools
2,463 Schools
# Students
630 Students
887,077 Students
# Teachers
51 Teachers
68,837 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Cole County R-I School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 556 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
#149 out of 557 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cole County R-I  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cole County R-I  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
46%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cole County R-I  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≥90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cole County R-I  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.06
0.49
# American Indian Students
3 Students
3,345 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
18,291 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
2 Students
67,492 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
8%
# Black Students
5 Students
134,874 Students
% Black Students
1%
15%
# White Students
612 Students
614,358 Students
% White Students
97%
69%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
3,402 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
6 Students
45,315 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
23
30,952
# Students in K Grade:
41
64,117
# Students in 1st Grade:
41
62,556
# Students in 2nd Grade:
38
63,823
# Students in 3rd Grade:
44
63,594
# Students in 4th Grade:
56
64,202
# Students in 5th Grade:
41
64,701
# Students in 6th Grade:
49
65,926
# Students in 7th Grade:
36
67,859
# Students in 8th Grade:
48
69,522
# Students in 9th Grade:
69
72,441
# Students in 10th Grade:
45
68,101
# Students in 11th Grade:
46
65,171
# Students in 12th Grade:
53
64,112
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,484 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,159. The school district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,117 is less than the state median of $13,980. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$13,447 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cole County R-I  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$6 MM
$12,401 MM
This chart display total spending of Cole County R-I  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,484
$15,159
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cole County R-I  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,117
$13,980
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cole County R-I  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Cole County R-I School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cole Co. R-i Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13111 Park St
Russellville, MO 65074
(573) 782-4814
Grades: PK-5
| 284 students
Rank: #22.
Cole Co. R-i Middle School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13111 Park St
Russellville, MO 65074
(573) 782-4915
Grades: 6-8
| 133 students
Rank: #33.
Russellville High School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
13600 Rte C
Russellville, MO 65074
(573) 782-3973
Grades: 9-12
| 213 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Cole County R-I School District?
Cole County R-I School District manages 3 public schools serving 630 students.
What is the rank of Cole County R-I School District?
Cole County R-I School District is ranked #135 out of 556 school districts in Missouri (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Missouri school districts for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
What is the racial composition of students in Cole County R-I School District?
97% of Cole County R-I School District students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Cole County R-I School District?
Cole County R-I School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What is Cole County R-I School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $10,117 is less than the state median of $13,980. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • : ≥90% (Top 30% in MO)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 49% (Top 20%)
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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