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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Liberal R-II School District, serving 403 students.
  • Public school in Liberal R-II School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Missouri public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 61% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
  • The top ranked public schools in Liberal R-II School District are Liberal Elementary School and Liberal Middle 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 Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Missouri public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameLiberal R-II School District
School District Websitehttp://LIBERAL.K12.MO.US/
School District Phone Number(417)843-5115
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MO)
# of Schools3 Schools2,433 Schools
# of Students403 Students910,126 Students
# of Teachers37 Teachers66,023 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1

District Comparison

  • Liberal R-II School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 555 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Liberal R-II  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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Liberal R-II  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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Liberal R-II  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.130.47
# of American Indian Students6 Students3,422 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a18,342 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students13 Students58,478 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# of Black Students6 Students145,159 Students
% Black Students
1%
16%
# of White Students376 Students646,386 Students
% White Students
93%
71%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,444 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students35,895 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 31,553
# of Students in Kindergarten:2465,561
# of Students in 1st Grade:2665,974
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2966,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2568,505
# of Students in 4th Grade:3370,208
# of Students in 5th Grade:2870,597
# of Students in 6th Grade:2768,782
# of Students in 7th Grade:3068,028
# of Students in 8th Grade:3267,525
# of Students in 9th Grade:3169,209
# of Students in 10th Grade:3667,397
# of Students in 11th Grade:4065,697
# of Students in 12th Grade:4264,283
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,979 in this school district is less than the state average of $9,795. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,625 is less than the state average of $9,977. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MO)
Total Revenue$4 MM$6 MM
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Spending$5 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Liberal R-II  School District and average spending for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,979$9,795
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Liberal R-II  School District and average revenue per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,625$9,977
This chart display average spending per public school student in Liberal R-II  School District and average spending per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Liberal R-II School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Liberal Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    401 Yale
    Liberal, MO 64762
    (417)843-5865

    Grades: PK-5 | 165 students
  • Liberal High School
    205 N Payne
    Liberal, MO 64762
    (417)843-2125

    Grades: 9-12 | 149 students
  • Liberal Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    205 N Payne
    Liberal, MO 64762
    (417)843-6033

    Grades: 6-8 | 89 students
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