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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public schools in Stoddard County, MO, serving 5,107 students. Stoddard County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
Stoddard County, MO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Stoddard County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Missouri public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Stoddard County, MO are Richland Elementary School, Richland High School and Bloomfield Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri public school average of 14:1.

Top Stoddard County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Richland Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    24456 State Hwy 114
    Essex, MO 63846
    (573) 283-5310

    Grades: PK-6 | 166 students
  • Richland High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    24456 State Hwy 114
    Essex, MO 63846
    (573) 283-5332

    Grades: 7-12 | 127 students
  • Bloomfield Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    505 Court St
    Bloomfield, MO 63825
    (573) 568-4562

    Grades: PK-4 | 260 students
  • Advance Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    201 School Street
    Advance, MO 63730
    (573) 722-3564

    Grades: PK-6 | 268 students
  • Dexter High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1101 W Grant St
    Dexter, MO 63841
    (573) 614-1030

    Grades: 9-12 | 604 students
  • Bell City Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    25254 Walnut St
    Bell City, MO 63735
    (573) 733-4444

    Grades: K-6 | 121 students
  • Bernie Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    121 S Spiker
    Bernie, MO 63822
    (573) 293-5335

    Grades: PK-6 | 306 students
  • Bloomfield Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    505 Court St
    Bloomfield, MO 63825
    (573) 568-4283

    Grades: 5-8 | 210 students
  • Bernie High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    516 W Main
    Bernie, MO 63822
    (573) 293-5334

    Grades: 7-12 | 229 students
  • Puxico High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573) 222-3175

    Grades: 9-12 | 216 students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1213 Central Dr
    Dexter, MO 63841
    (573) 614-1020

    Grades: 3-5 | 489 students
  • Puxico Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573) 222-3542

    Grades: PK-5 | 366 students
  • Bell City High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    25254 Walnut St
    Bell City, MO 63735
    (573) 733-4444

    Grades: 7-12 | 103 students
  • Puxico Junior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573) 222-3058

    Grades: 6-8 | 177 students
  • T. S. Hill Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1107 Brown Pilot Ln
    Dexter, MO 63841
    (573) 614-1010

    Grades: 6-8 | 463 students
  • Advance High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 School Street
    Advance, MO 63730
    (573) 722-3584

    Grades: 7-12 | 201 students
  • Bloomfield High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    505 Court St
    Bloomfield, MO 63825
    (573) 568-2146

    Grades: 9-12 | 198 students
  • Mingo Puxico Technical High School Vocational School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    481 N Bedford St
    Puxico, MO 63960
    (573) 222-2675

    Grades: 12 | 61 students
  • Crowley Ridge School Special Education School
    910 Nina St
    Dexter, MO 63841
    (573) 624-4669

    Grades: K-12 | 9 students
  • Juvenile Center Alternative School
    505 Court St
    Bloomfield, MO 63825
    (573) 568-2159

    Grades: 2-12 | 3 students
  • Southwest Elementary School
    915 W Grant St
    Dexter, MO 63841
    (573) 614-1015

    Grades: PK-2 | 530 students
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