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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Lewis County, MO, serving 1,439 students.
  • Lewis County, MO public school have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Missouri public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 61% statewide average). Schools in Lewis County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Missouri public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lewis County, MO are Highland Elementary School, Canton High School and Canton Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Missouri public school average of 14:1.

Top Lewis County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Canton Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 S Fourth St
    Canton, MO 63435
    (573)288-5216

    Grades: PK-6 | 326 students
  • Canton High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 S Fourth St
    Canton, MO 63435
    (573)288-5216

    Grades: 7-12 | 199 students
  • Highland Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 30%
    25189 Heritage Ave
    Lewistown, MO 63452
    (573)209-3586

    Grades: PK-6 | 494 students
  • Highland Jr.-sr. High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    21504 State Hwy 6
    Lewistown, MO 63452
    (573)209-3215

    Grades: 7-12 | 420 students
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