Poplar Bluff R-I School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 10 public schools in Poplar Bluff R-I School District, serving 5,292 students.
  • Public school in Poplar Bluff R-I School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Missouri public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (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 Poplar Bluff R-I School District are Lake Road Elementary School, Oak Grove Elementary School and Eugene Field Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Missouri public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NamePoplar Bluff R-I School District
School District Websitehttp://WWW.POPLARBLUFFSCHOOLS.NET
School District Phone Number(573)785-7751
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MO)
# of Schools10 Schools2,433 Schools
# of Students5,292 Students910,126 Students
# of Teachers328 Teachers66,023 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1

District Comparison

  • Poplar Bluff R-I 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 92% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Poplar Bluff R-I  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)
58%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Poplar Bluff R-I  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 Rate
92%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Poplar Bluff R-I  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.340.47
# of American Indian Students20 Students3,422 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students21 Students18,342 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students127 Students58,478 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# of Black Students626 Students145,159 Students
% Black Students
12%
16%
# of White Students4,240 Students646,386 Students
% White Students
80%
71%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,444 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students256 Students35,895 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:28931,553
# of Students in Kindergarten:37165,561
# of Students in 1st Grade:38365,974
# of Students in 2nd Grade:38866,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:40068,505
# of Students in 4th Grade:41770,208
# of Students in 5th Grade:40770,597
# of Students in 6th Grade:37368,782
# of Students in 7th Grade:40668,028
# of Students in 8th Grade:40067,525
# of Students in 9th Grade:38969,209
# of Students in 10th Grade:38767,397
# of Students in 11th Grade:33865,697
# of Students in 12th Grade:34464,283
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,898 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 $8,381 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$42 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Poplar Bluff R-I  School District and average revenue for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$45 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Poplar Bluff R-I  School District and average spending for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,898$9,795
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Poplar Bluff R-I  School District and average revenue per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,381$9,977
This chart display average spending per public school student in Poplar Bluff R-I  School District and average spending per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Poplar Bluff R-I School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Eugene Field Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    711 Nickey St
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-4047

    Grades: 1-3 | 326 students
  • Lake Road Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank: Top 5%
    986 Hwy Aa
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-4392

    Grades: 1-3 | 191 students
  • O'neal Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2300 Baugh Lane
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-3037

    Grades: 1-3 | 343 students
  • Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 5%
    3297 Oak Grove Rd
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-6589

    Grades: 1-3 | 311 students
  • Poplar Bluff Early Childhood C
    1235 North Main Street
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-6803

    Grades: PK | 289 students
  • Poplar Bluff High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: PS%
    3209 Oak Grove Road
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-6471

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,458 student
  • Poplar Bluff Junior High School Math: 26% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    550 N Westwood
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-5602

    Grades: 7-8 | 806 students
  • Poplar Bluff Kindergarten Center
    1200 Camp Road
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-4905

    Grades: K | 371 students
  • Poplar Bluff Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 Victory Lane
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-5566

    Grades: 4-6 | 1,197 student
  • Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center Vocational School
    3203 Oak Grove Rd
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573)785-2248

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
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