Polo R-VII School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 459 students in Polo R-VII School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
Public Schools in Polo R-VII School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Polo R-VII School District are Polo Middle School, Polo Elementary School and Polo High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Polo R-VII School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Polo R-VII 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
459 Students
909,006 Students
# Teachers
38 Teachers
65,940 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Polo R-VII School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#158 out of 557 school districts
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Polo R-VII  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)
53%
49%
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Polo R-VII  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.09
0.47
# American Indian Students
3 Students
3,421 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
4 Students
18,340 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
10 Students
58,453 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# Black Students
4 Students
144,602 Students
% Black Students
1%
16%
# White Students
437 Students
645,925 Students
% White Students
95%
71%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
35,808 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
46
31,341
# Students in K Grade:
29
65,369
# Students in 1st Grade:
27
65,860
# Students in 2nd Grade:
20
66,682
# Students in 3rd Grade:
29
68,385
# Students in 4th Grade:
26
70,066
# Students in 5th Grade:
21
70,482
# Students in 6th Grade:
26
68,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
32
68,001
# Students in 8th Grade:
34
67,508
# Students in 9th Grade:
48
69,209
# Students in 10th Grade:
47
67,397
# Students in 11th Grade:
37
65,697
# Students in 12th Grade:
37
64,283
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,924 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,298. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,660 is higher than the state median of $10,855. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$7 MM
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Spending
$5 MM
$6 MM
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Revenue / Student
$10,924
$11,298
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Spending / Student
$11,660
$10,855
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Best Polo R-VII School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Polo Middle School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 W School St
Polo, MO 64671
(660) 354-2200
Grades: 5-8
| 113 students
Rank: #22.
Polo Elementary School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 W School St
Polo, MO 64671
(660) 354-2200
Grades: PK-4
| 177 students
Rank: #33.
Polo High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 W School St
Polo, MO 64671
(660) 354-2524
Grades: 9-12
| 169 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.09

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