FORT OSAGE R-I School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by FORT OSAGE R-I School District serving 4,828 students in Independence, Missouri.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Missouri state average of 28%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

FORT OSAGE R-I School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Independence Blue Hills Elementary School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7440

    Grades: K-4 | 387 students
  • Independence Buckner Elementary School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7300

    Grades: K-4 | 356 students
  • Independence Car. Technical Ctr. At Ft. Osage Vocational School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7180

    Grades: 11-12 | n/a students
  • Independence Cler-mont Elementary School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7350

    Grades: K-4 | 375 students
  • Independence Early Childhood Center
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7480

    Grades: PK | n/a students
  • Independence Elm Grove Elementary School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7400

    Grades: K-4 | 360 students
  • Independence Fire Prairie Middle School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7158

    Grades: 5-6 | 763 students
  • Independence Fort Osage High School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7063

    Grades: 9-12 | 1410 students
  • Independence Indian Trails Elementary School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7645

    Grades: PK-4 | 412 students
  • Independence Lewis And Clark Learning Center Alternative School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7708

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Independence Osage Trail Middle School
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816)650-7151

    Grades: 7-8 | 765 students

Overview

School District NameFORT OSAGE R-I School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,828 students
# of Teachers343 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,373 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students2,455 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.41
# of American Indian Students33 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students55 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students422 students
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students363 students
% Black Students
8%
# of White Students3,691 students
% White Students
76%
# of Hawaiian Students103 students
% of Hawaiian Students
2%
# of Two or more races Students161 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:364
# of Students in 1st Grade:363
# of Students in 2nd Grade:396
# of Students in 3rd Grade:385
# of Students in 4th Grade:382
# of Students in 5th Grade:390
# of Students in 6th Grade:373
# of Students in 7th Grade:387
# of Students in 8th Grade:378
# of Students in 9th Grade:382
# of Students in 10th Grade:385
# of Students in 11th Grade:339
# of Students in 12th Grade:304
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • FORT OSAGE R-I School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 552 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FORT OSAGE 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FORT OSAGE 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of FORT OSAGE R-I School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,865 is higher than the state average of $9,971. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,559 is higher than the state average of $10,157. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MO)
Total Revenue$54 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of FORT OSAGE R-I School District and average revenue for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$57 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of FORT OSAGE R-I School District and average spending for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,865$9,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in FORT OSAGE R-I School District and average revenue per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,559$10,157
This chart display average spending per public school student in FORT OSAGE R-I School District and average spending per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
FORT OSAGE R-I School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.23. The most diverse school in the district is Elm Grove Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.