Top 10 Best Harrison County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 1,393 students in Harrison County, MO (there are 1 private school, serving 21 private students). 99% of all K-12 students in Harrison County, MO are educated in public schools (compared to the MO state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in Harrison County, MO are North Harrison Elementary School, Cainsville Elementary School and South Harrison High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Harrison County, MO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Missouri public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Harrison County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Missouri public schools.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 31% (majority Black).

Best Harrison County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North Harrison Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12023 Fir St
Eagleville, MO 64442
(660) 867-5214
Grades: PK-6
| 138 students
Rank: #22.
Cainsville Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1308 Depot St
Cainsville, MO 64632
(660) 893-5214
Grades: PK-5
| 53 students
Rank: #33.
South Harrison High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3400 Bulldog Ave
Bethany, MO 64424
(660) 425-8051
Grades: 9-12
| 243 students
Rank: #44.
South Harrison Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2213 Beekman
Bethany, MO 64424
(660) 425-8061
Grades: K-4
| 325 students
Rank: #55.
North Harrison High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12023 Fir St
Eagleville, MO 64442
(660) 867-5221
Grades: 7-12
| 89 students
Rank: #66.
Gilman City Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
141 Lindsey Ave
Gilman City, MO 64642
(660) 876-5221
Grades: PK-6
| 95 students
Rank: #77.
South Harrison Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3400 Bulldog Ave
Bethany, MO 64424
(660) 425-7467
Grades: 5-8
| 246 students
Rank: #88.
Cainsville High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1308 Depot St
Cainsville, MO 64632
(660) 893-5214
Grades: 6-12
| 51 students
Rank: #99.
Gilman City High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
141 Lindsey Ave
Gilman City, MO 64642
(660) 876-5221
Grades: 7-12
| 67 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Ridgeway Elementary School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Main St
Ridgeway, MO 64481
(660) 872-6813
Grades: PK-6
| 39 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Ridgeway High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Main St
Ridgeway, MO 64481
(660) 872-6813
Grades: 7-12
| 47 students
Rank: n/an/a
North Central Career Ctr.
Vocational School
1401 Daily Rd
Bethany, MO 64424
(660) 425-2196
Grades: 7-12
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
905 S 24th St
Bethany, MO 64424
(660) 425-7539
Grades: PK
| 0 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Harrison County, MO?
The top ranked public schools in Harrison County, MO include North Harrison Elementary School, Cainsville Elementary School and South Harrison High School.
How many public schools are located in Harrison County, MO?
13 public schools are located in Harrison County, MO.
What percentage of students in Harrison County, MO go to public school?
99% of all K-12 students in Harrison County, MO are educated in public schools (compared to the MO state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in Harrison County, MO?
Harrison County, MO public schools minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public schools average of 31% (majority Black).

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