PUXICO R-VIII School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by PUXICO R-VIII School District serving 837 students in Puxico, Missouri.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri state average of 28%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

PUXICO R-VIII School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Puxico Mingo Puxico Technical High School Vocational School
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573)222-2675

    Grades: 12 | 59 students
  • Puxico Puxico Elementary School
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573)222-3542

    Grades: PK-5 | 379 students
  • Puxico Puxico High School
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573)222-3175

    Grades: 9-12 | 226 students
  • Puxico Puxico Junior High School
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573)222-3058

    Grades: 6-8 | 173 students

Overview

School District NamePUXICO R-VIII School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students837 students
# of Teachers66 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students438 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students399 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students7 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students8 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students808 students
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students11 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:40
# of Students in Kindergarten:67
# of Students in 1st Grade:49
# of Students in 2nd Grade:61
# of Students in 3rd Grade:45
# of Students in 4th Grade:61
# of Students in 5th Grade:56
# of Students in 6th Grade:51
# of Students in 7th Grade:63
# of Students in 8th Grade:59
# of Students in 9th Grade:57
# of Students in 10th Grade:62
# of Students in 11th Grade:56
# of Students in 12th Grade:110
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • PUXICO R-VIII School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 552 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PUXICO R-VIII 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≥90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of PUXICO R-VIII School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,578 in this school district is less than the state average of $9,971. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,913 is less than the state average of $10,157. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MO)
Total Revenue$8 MM$6 MM
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Spending$8 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of PUXICO R-VIII School District and average spending for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,578$9,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in PUXICO R-VIII School District and average revenue per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,913$10,157
This chart display average spending per public school student in PUXICO R-VIII School District and average spending per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
PUXICO R-VIII School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.06, which is lower than the Missouri average of 0.23. The most diverse school in the district is Mingo Puxico Technical High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.