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For the 2021 school year, there are 232 public schools serving 110,070 students in Jackson County, MO. Jackson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
The top ranked public schools in Jackson County, MO are Voy Spears Junior Elementary School, University Academy-upper and Chapel Lakes Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jackson County, MO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Jackson County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Missouri public schools.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Jackson County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Voy Spears Junior Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    201 Ne Anderson
    Lees Summit, MO 64064
    (816) 874-3720

    Grades: PK-5 | 514 students
  • Rank: #22.
    University Academy-upper Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    6801 Holmes Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64131
    (816) 412-5902

    Grades: 9-12 | 237 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Chapel Lakes Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3701 Ne Independence Ave
    Lees Summit, MO 64064
    (816) 874-3600

    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Cordill-mason Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4001 Sw Christiansen Rd
    Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (816) 874-3610

    Grades: PK-5 | 743 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Hawthorn Hill Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2801 Sw Pryor Rd
    Lees Summit, MO 64082
    (816) 986-3380

    Grades: K-6 | 550 students
  • Rank: #66.
    William Bryant Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1101 Se Sunnyside School Rd
    Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (816) 874-3730

    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Academie Lafayette-oak Charter School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6903 Oak
    Kansas City, MO 64113
    (816) 361-7735

    Grades: 4-8 | 488 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    James Walker Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    201 Se Sunnyside School Rd
    Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (816) 874-3660

    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Mason Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    27600 Colbern Rd
    Lees Summit, MO 64086
    (816) 986-2330

    Grades: K-6 | 472 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Lucy Franklin Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    111 Ne Roanoke Dr
    Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (816) 874-3690

    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Woodland Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12709 S Smart Rd
    Lees Summit, MO 64086
    (816) 986-2360

    Grades: K-6 | 364 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Longview Farm Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1001 Sw Longview Park Dr
    Lees Summit, MO 64081
    (816) 986-4180

    Grades: K-6 | 557 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Sunny Pointe Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3920 South R D Mize Rd
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
    (816) 874-3700

    Grades: PK-5 | 603 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    John Nowlin Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5020 Nw Valley View Rd
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
    (816) 874-3670

    Grades: PK-5 | 444 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    William Yates Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3600 Davidson Rd
    Independence, MO 64055
    (816) 874-3740

    Grades: PK-5 | 438 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Delta Woods Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4401 Ne Lakewood Way
    Lees Summit, MO 64064
    (816) 874-3580

    Grades: 6-8 | 852 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Blue Springs South High School Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1200 Se Adams Dairy Pkwy
    Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (816) 874-3500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,965 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Highland Park Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    400 Se Millstone Ave
    Lees Summit, MO 64063
    (816) 986-2250

    Grades: K-6 | 558 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Lincoln College Prep. Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2111 Woodland
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    (816) 418-3000

    Grades: 6-12 | 1,043 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    Academie Lafayette-cherry Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3421 Cherry St
    Kansas City, MO 64109
    (816) 888-7400

    Grades: K-3 | 481 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Thomas J. Ultican Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1812 Nw Vesper
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
    (816) 874-3710

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    James Lewis Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    717 Nw Park Rd
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
    (816) 874-3650

    Grades: PK-5 | 484 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Lee's Summit West High School Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2600 Sw Ward Rd
    Lees Summit, MO 64082
    (816) 986-4000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,111 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Cedar Creek Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2600 Sw 3rd St
    Lees Summit, MO 64081
    (816) 986-1260

    Grades: K-6 | 528 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Richardson Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    800 Ne Blackwell Rd
    Lees Summit, MO 64086
    (816) 986-2220

    Grades: K-6 | 610 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Lee's Summit North High School Math: 55% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    901 Ne Douglas St
    Lees Summit, MO 64086
    (816) 986-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,907 student
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Summit Pointe Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13100 E 147th St
    Kansas City, MO 64149
    (816) 986-4210

    Grades: K-6 | 662 students
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Daniel Young Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    505 Se Shamrock Ln
    Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (816) 874-3630

    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Elm Grove Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2101 N Twyman Rd
    Independence, MO 64058
    (816) 650-7400

    Grades: K-4 | 356 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Greenwood Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    805 W Main
    Greenwood, MO 64034
    (816) 986-1320

    Grades: K-6 | 430 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Summit Lakes Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3500 Sw Windemere Dr
    Lees Summit, MO 64082
    (816) 986-1375

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,117 student
  • Rank: #3232.
    Lee's Summit Senior High School Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    400 Se Blue Pkwy
    Lees Summit, MO 64063
    (816) 986-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,774 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Trailridge Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3651 Sw Windemere Dr
    Lees Summit, MO 64082
    (816) 986-1290

    Grades: K-6 | 476 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Brittany Hill Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2701 Nw 1st St
    Blue Springs, MO 64014
    (816) 874-3470

    Grades: 6-8 | 845 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Red Bridge Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10781 Oak
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 612-4200

    Grades: K-5 | 291 students
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