Top 10 Best Monroe County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 1,496 students in Monroe County, MO. Monroe County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County, MO are Monroe City R-i High School, Middle Grove Elementary School and Monroe City Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Monroe County, MO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Monroe County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Missouri public schools.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Best Monroe County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Monroe City R-i High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
401 Hwys 24-36 East
Monroe City, MO 63456
(573) 735-4626
Grades: 9-12
| 266 students
Rank: #22.
Middle Grove Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11476 Rte M
Madison, MO 65263
(660) 291-8583
Grades: K-8
| 33 students
Rank: #33.
Monroe City Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
420 N Washington
Monroe City, MO 63456
(573) 735-4632
Grades: PK-4
| 265 students
Rank: #44.
Paris High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
25686 Bus Hwy 24
Paris, MO 65275
(660) 327-4111
Grades: 9-12
| 141 students
Rank: #55.
Holliday Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Curtright St
Holliday, MO 65258
(660) 266-3412
Grades: K-8
| 59 students
Rank: #66.
Monroe City Middle School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
430 N Washington
Monroe City, MO 63456
(573) 735-4742
Grades: 5-8
| 221 students
Rank: #77.
Paris Junior High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
25678 Bus Hwy 24
Paris, MO 65275
(660) 327-4563
Grades: 7-8
| 50 students
Rank: #88.
Paris Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
725 Cleveland
Paris, MO 65275
(660) 327-5116
Grades: PK-6
| 242 students
Rank: #99.
Madison Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
309 Thomas St
Madison, MO 65263
(660) 291-4515
Grades: PK-6
| 116 students
Rank: #1010.
Madison High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
309 Thomas St
Madison, MO 65263
(660) 291-4515
Grades: 7-12
| 103 students

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