Kansas City 33 School District

2901 Troost Avenue
KANSAS CITY , MO 64109 - 1538
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Kansas City 33 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 35 public schools serving 14,113 students in Kansas City 33 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
Public Schools in Kansas City 33 School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Kansas City 33 School District are Lincoln College Academy Middle School, Lincoln College Prep. and Border Star Montessori. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Kansas City 33 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Missouri public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MO)
# Schools
35 Schools
2,459 Schools
# Students
14,113 Students
878,097 Students
# Teachers
1,119 Teachers
66,519 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Kansas City 33 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 71% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#524 out of 557 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kansas City 33  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kansas City 33  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)
24%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas City 33  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
71%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kansas City 33  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.63
0.49
# American Indian Students
15 Students
3,241 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
589 Students
18,050 Students
% Asian Students
4%
2%
# Hispanic Students
3,864 Students
63,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
7%
# Black Students
7,605 Students
134,802 Students
% Black Students
54%
15%
# White Students
1,484 Students
611,654 Students
% White Students
11%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
316 Students
3,148 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
240 Students
43,176 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
779
26,281
# Students in K Grade:
935
59,583
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,164
62,527
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,185
62,577
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,047
63,368
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,079
64,113
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,063
65,454
# Students in 6th Grade:
979
66,738
# Students in 7th Grade:
948
69,231
# Students in 8th Grade:
997
69,708
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,115
70,304
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,034
68,237
# Students in 11th Grade:
880
65,688
# Students in 12th Grade:
908
64,288
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,516 is higher than the state median of $12,182. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,502 is higher than the state median of $11,663. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$247 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kansas City 33  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)
$233 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Kansas City 33  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
$17,516
$12,182
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kansas City 33  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
$16,502
$11,663
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kansas City 33  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 Kansas City 33 School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lincoln College Academy Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2012 E 23rd Street
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 418-1500
Grades: 6-8
| 538 students
Rank: #22.
Lincoln College Prep.
Magnet School
Math: 54% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2111 Woodland
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 418-3000
Grades: 9-12
| 974 students
Rank: #33.
Border Star Montessori
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6321 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64113
(816) 418-5150
Grades: PK-6
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
Hale Cook Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7302 Pennsylvania
Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 418-1601
Grades: PK-6
| 282 students
Rank: #55.
Pitcher Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9915 E 38th Terr
Kansas City, MO 64133
(816) 418-1855
Grades: PK-6
| 278 students
Rank: #66.
John T. Hartman Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8111 Oak
Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 418-1750
Grades: PK-6
| 335 students
Rank: #77.
James Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5810 Scarritt
Kansas City, MO 64123
(816) 418-3650
Grades: PK-6
| 229 students
Rank: #88.
Carver Dual Language School
Magnet School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4600 Elmwood Ave
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 418-4925
Grades: PK-6
| 369 students
Rank: #99.
Foreign Language Academy
Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3450 Warwick
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 418-6000
Grades: PK-8
| 682 students
Rank: #1010.
Holliday Montessori
Magnet School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7227 Jackson
Kansas City, MO 64132
(816) 418-1950
Grades: PK-6
| 350 students
Rank: #1111.
Gladstone Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
335 N Elmwood
Kansas City, MO 64123
(816) 418-3285
Grades: PK-6
| 357 students
Rank: #1212.
Wendell Phillips Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 Prospect
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 418-3755
Grades: PK-6
| 277 students
Rank: #1313.
Whittier Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1012 Bales
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 418-3850
Grades: PK-6
| 362 students
Rank: #1414.
Rogers Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6400 E 23rd St
Kansas City, MO 64129
(816) 418-4775
Grades: PK-6
| 495 students
Rank: #1515.
Contract
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3708 Linwood
Kansas City, MO 64128
(816) 418-2200
Grades: PK-12
| 10 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Faxon Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1320 E 32nd Terr
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 418-6525
Grades: PK-6
| 248 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
George Melcher Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3958 Chelsea
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 418-6735
Grades: PK-6
| 334 students
Rank: #1818.
Ac Prep Elementary School
Math: 13% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6410 Swope Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64132
(816) 418-7704
Grades: PK-8
| 433 students
Rank: #1919.
Trailwoods Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6201 E 17th St
Kansas City, MO 64126
(816) 418-3250
Grades: PK-6
| 316 students
Rank: #2020.
East High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1924 Van Brunt Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 418-3125
Grades: 9-12
| 985 students
Rank: #2121.
Longfellow Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2830 Holmes
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 418-5325
Grades: PK-6
| 198 students
Rank: #2222.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
436 Prospect Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64124
(816) 418-3605
Grades: PK-6
| 590 students
Rank: #2323.
Northeast High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
415 S Van Brunt
Kansas City, MO 64124
(816) 418-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 577 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
B. Banneker Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
7050 Askew
Kansas City, MO 64132
(816) 418-1850
Grades: PK-6
| 366 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
M. L. King Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4848 Woodland Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 418-2475
Grades: PK-6
| 475 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Primitivo Garcia Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 W 17th St
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 418-8735
Grades: PK-6
| 282 students
Rank: #2727.
Paseo Acad. Of Performing Arts
Magnet School
Math: 5% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4747 Flora Ave
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 418-3525
Grades: 7-12
| 604 students
Rank: #2828.
Southeast High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3500 E Meyer Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64131
(816) 418-1075
Grades: 9-12
| 528 students
Rank: #2929.
Central High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3221 Indiana
Kansas City, MO 64128
(816) 418-2005
Grades: 9-12
| 515 students
Rank: #3030.
Troost Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1215 E 59th St
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 418-1700
Grades: PK-6
| 277 students
Rank: #3131.
Phillis Wheatley Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 4%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2415 Agnes Ave
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 418-4825
Grades: PK-6
| 364 students
Rank: #3232.
Central Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 7%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3611 East Linwood
Kansas City, MO 64128
(816) 418-2100
Grades: 7-8
| 465 students
Rank: #3333.
Northeast Middle School
Math: 4% | Reading: 8%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4904 Independence Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64124
(816) 418-3400
Grades: 7-8
| 673 students
Rank: n/an/a
Manual Career Tech. Ctr.
Vocational School
1215 Truman Rd
Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 418-5205
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Success Academy
1601 Forest Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 418-5300
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 35
  • Enrollment: 14,113 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 71% (Btm 50% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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