Galena R-II School District
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in Galena R-II School District, serving 487 students. Galena R-II School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
- Public schools in Galena R-II School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 49% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
- Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).
- The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Missouri public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Galena R-II School District|
|School District Website||http://www.galena.k12.mo.us|
|School District Phone Number||(417) 357-6027|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MO)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||2,433 Schools|
|# of Students||487 Students||910,126 Students|
|# of Teachers||42 Teachers||66,023 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||14:1|
- Galena R-II School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 558 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MO)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#421 out of 559 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 Students||3,422 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||1 Student||18,342 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||14 Students||58,478 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||2 Students||145,159 Students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||449 Students||646,386 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||2,444 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||19 Students||35,895 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||32||31,553|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||29||65,561|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||28||65,974|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||27||66,807|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||40||68,505|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||36||70,208|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||43||70,597|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||35||68,782|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||34||68,028|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||38||67,525|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||34||69,209|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||41||67,397|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||35||65,697|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||35||64,283|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $11,610 is higher than the state median of $10,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $12,255 is higher than the state median of $10,831. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MO)|
|Total Revenue||$6 MM||$6 MM|
|Spending||$6 MM||$6 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,610||$10,923|
|Revenue / Student||$12,255||$10,831|
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