Top 10 Best Dunklin County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 5,483 students in Dunklin County, MO. Dunklin County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
The top ranked public schools in Dunklin County, MO are Campbell High School, Kennett High School and Bootheel School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Dunklin County, MO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Dunklin County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Missouri public schools.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Best Dunklin County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Campbell High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
801 S State Rte 53
Campbell, MO 63933
(573) 246-2576
Grades: 7-12
| 251 students
Rank: #22.
Kennett High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1400 W Washington St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1120
Grades: 9-12
| 516 students
Rank: #33.
Bootheel School
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Hwy 162
Clarkton, MO 63837
(573) 448-3773
Grades: K-12
| 19 students
Rank: #44.
Holcomb High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
102 S Cherry
Holcomb, MO 63852
(573) 792-3362
Grades: 7-12
| 226 students
Rank: #55.
South Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
920 S Kennett St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1130
Grades: 3-5
| 464 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Campbell Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S State Rte 53
Campbell, MO 63933
(573) 246-3109
Grades: PK-6
| 309 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Senath-hornersville Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
802 S State
Senath, MO 63876
(573) 738-2515
Grades: PK-4
| 299 students
Rank: #88.
Kennett Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
510 College Ave
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1105
Grades: 6-8
| 458 students
Rank: #99.
Malden Lower Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
505 Burkhart St
Malden, MO 63863
(573) 276-5791
Grades: PK-6
| 593 students
Rank: #1010.
Holcomb Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
102 S Cherry
Holcomb, MO 63852
(573) 792-3550
Grades: PK-6
| 285 students
Rank: #1111.
Senath-hornersville Middle School
Math: 19% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
601 School St
Hornersville, MO 63855
(573) 737-2455
Grades: 5-8
| 237 students
Rank: #1212.
Southland High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 S Main
Cardwell, MO 63829
(573) 654-3531
Grades: 7-12
| 102 students
Rank: #1313.
Southland Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 S Main
Cardwell, MO 63829
(573) 654-3564
Grades: PK-6
| 151 students
Rank: #1414.
Malden High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
505 Burkhart St
Malden, MO 63863
(573) 276-4546
Grades: 7-12
| 419 students
Rank: #1515.
Clarkton High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Hwy 162
Clarkton, MO 63837
(573) 448-3712
Grades: 7-12
| 136 students
Rank: #1616.
Senath-hornersville High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
800 S State
Senath, MO 63876
(573) 738-2661
Grades: 9-12
| 213 students
Rank: #1717.
Clarkton Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Hwy 162
Clarkton, MO 63837
(573) 448-3712
Grades: PK-6
| 193 students
Diagnostic Center
Special Education School
205 Wiggs St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1132
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
205 Wiggs St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1145
Grades: PK
| 109 students
1600 Ely St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1115
Grades: K-2
| 503 students
Kennett Career Technical Center
Vocational School
1400 W Washington St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1123
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Dunklin County, MO

Dunklin County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
205 Wiggs St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1102
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students
205 Wiggs St
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1140
Grades: K
| 175 students

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