Festus R-VI School District

1515 MID-MEADOW LN
FESTUS , MO 63028 - 1598
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Grades: KG - 12

Top Rankings

Festus R-VI School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 3,111 students in Festus R-VI School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Missouri.
Public Schools in Festus R-VI School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Festus R-VI School District are Festus Elementary School, Festus Intermediate and Festus Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Festus R-VI School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MO)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,459 Schools
# Students
3,111 Students
878,097 Students
# Teachers
192 Teachers
66,519 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Festus R-VI School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 553 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#28 out of 557 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Festus R-VI  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Festus R-VI  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Festus R-VI  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Festus R-VI  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.23
0.49
# American Indian Students
9 Students
3,241 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
24 Students
18,050 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
44 Students
63,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# Black Students
91 Students
134,802 Students
% Black Students
3%
15%
# White Students
2,719 Students
611,654 Students
% White Students
87%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
3,148 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
221 Students
43,176 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
26,281
# Students in K Grade:
209
59,583
# Students in 1st Grade:
249
62,527
# Students in 2nd Grade:
255
62,577
# Students in 3rd Grade:
229
63,368
# Students in 4th Grade:
227
64,113
# Students in 5th Grade:
249
65,454
# Students in 6th Grade:
264
66,738
# Students in 7th Grade:
243
69,231
# Students in 8th Grade:
261
69,708
# Students in 9th Grade:
262
70,304
# Students in 10th Grade:
217
68,237
# Students in 11th Grade:
244
65,688
# Students in 12th Grade:
202
64,288
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,826 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,182. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,880 is less than the state median of $11,663. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$31 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Festus R-VI  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$31 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Festus R-VI  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,826
$12,182
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Festus R-VI  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,880
$11,663
This chart display average spending per public school student in Festus R-VI  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Festus R-VI School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Festus Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1500 Mid-meadow Ln
Festus, MO 63028
(636) 937-4063
Grades: K-3
| 942 students
Rank: #22.
Festus Intermediate
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1501 Mid-meadow Ln
Festus, MO 63028
(636) 937-4750
Grades: 4-6
| 740 students
Rank: #33.
Festus Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1717 W Main
Festus, MO 63028
(636) 937-5417
Grades: 7-8
| 504 students
Rank: #44.
Festus Sr. High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
501 Westwind Dr
Festus, MO 63028
(636) 937-5410
Grades: 9-12
| 925 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 4
  • Enrollment: 3,111 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 1% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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