Savannah R-III School District

408 W Market St
Savannah, MO 64485-1658
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Savannah R-III School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,318 students in Savannah R-III 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 Savannah R-III School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MO)
# Schools
7 Schools
2,459 Schools
# Students
2,318 Students
878,097 Students
# Teachers
159 Teachers
66,519 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Savannah R-III School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 553 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#178 out of 557 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Savannah R-III  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Savannah R-III  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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Savannah R-III  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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Savannah R-III  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.13
0.49
# American Indian Students
7 Students
3,241 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
18,050 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
60 Students
63,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# Black Students
26 Students
134,802 Students
% Black Students
1%
15%
# White Students
2,163 Students
611,654 Students
% White Students
93%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
3,148 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
54 Students
43,176 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
69
26,281
# Students in K Grade:
171
59,583
# Students in 1st Grade:
184
62,527
# Students in 2nd Grade:
162
62,577
# Students in 3rd Grade:
166
63,368
# Students in 4th Grade:
159
64,113
# Students in 5th Grade:
184
65,454
# Students in 6th Grade:
168
66,738
# Students in 7th Grade:
188
69,231
# Students in 8th Grade:
185
69,708
# Students in 9th Grade:
164
70,304
# Students in 10th Grade:
182
68,237
# Students in 11th Grade:
170
65,688
# Students in 12th Grade:
166
64,288
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,840 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,182. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,047 is less than the state median of $11,663. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$23 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Savannah R-III  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$21 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Savannah R-III  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,840
$12,182
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Savannah R-III  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,047
$11,663
This chart display average spending per public school student in Savannah R-III  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Savannah R-III School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Helena Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
21080 Osage St
Helena, MO 64459
(816) 369-2865
Grades: K-5
| 77 students
Rank: #22.
John Glenn Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12401 County Rd 438
Saint Joseph, MO 64505
(816) 279-4533
Grades: K-5
| 234 students
Rank: #33.
Savannah Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10500 State Route T
Savannah, MO 64485
(816) 324-3126
Grades: 6-8
| 541 students
Rank: #44.
Savannah High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
701 State Rte E
Savannah, MO 64485
(816) 324-3128
Grades: 9-12
| 682 students
Rank: #55.
Amazonia Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
845 6th St
Amazonia, MO 64421
(816) 475-2161
Grades: K-5
| 88 students
Rank: #66.
Minnie Cline Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
808 W Price
Savannah, MO 64485
(816) 324-3915
Grades: K-5
| 627 students
Rank: n/an/a
401a North 8th Street
Savannah, MO 64485
(816) 324-3123
Grades: PK
| 69 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,318 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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