Pierce City R-VI School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 696 students in Pierce City R-VI School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Missouri.
Public Schools in Pierce City R-VI School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Pierce City R-VI School District are Pierce City High School, Pierce City Middle School and Central Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Pierce City R-VI School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Pierce City R-VI School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MO)
# Schools
3 Schools
2,432 Schools
# Students
696 Students
909,006 Students
# Teachers
54 Teachers
65,940 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Pierce City R-VI School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 555 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 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#222 out of 557 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pierce City R-VI  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)
51%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pierce City R-VI  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
≥90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pierce City R-VI  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.15
0.47
# American Indian Students
2 Students
3,421 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
30 Students
18,340 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# Hispanic Students
12 Students
58,453 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# Black Students
8 Students
144,602 Students
% Black Students
1%
16%
# White Students
642 Students
645,925 Students
% White Students
92%
71%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
35,808 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
31
31,341
# Students in K Grade:
53
65,369
# Students in 1st Grade:
39
65,860
# Students in 2nd Grade:
51
66,682
# Students in 3rd Grade:
45
68,385
# Students in 4th Grade:
56
70,066
# Students in 5th Grade:
54
70,482
# Students in 6th Grade:
50
68,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
44
68,001
# Students in 8th Grade:
65
67,508
# Students in 9th Grade:
65
69,209
# Students in 10th Grade:
55
67,397
# Students in 11th Grade:
40
65,697
# Students in 12th Grade:
48
64,283
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,273 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,298. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,563 is less than the state median of $10,855. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pierce City R-VI  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$7 MM
$6 MM
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Revenue / Student
$10,273
$11,298
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pierce City R-VI  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,563
$10,855
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pierce City R-VI  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Pierce City R-VI School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pierce City High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 Myrtle St
Pierce City, MO 65723
(417) 476-2515
Grades: 9-12
| 208 students
Rank: #22.
Pierce City Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 Myrtle St
Pierce City, MO 65723
(417) 476-2842
Grades: 5-8
| 213 students
Rank: #33.
Central Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Gibbs Ave
Pierce City, MO 65723
(417) 476-2255
Grades: PK-4
| 275 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 696 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15

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