Top 10 Best Vernon County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 3,052 students in Vernon County, MO. Vernon County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
The top ranked public schools in Vernon County, MO are Cedar Ridge School, Sheldon High School and Nevada Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Vernon County, MO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Vernon County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Missouri public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Best Vernon County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cedar Ridge School
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
901 N Olive St
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-1166
Grades: K-12
| 10 students
Rank: #22.
Sheldon High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 E Gene Lathrop Dr
Sheldon, MO 64784
(417) 884-5111
Grades: 7-12
| 79 students
Rank: #33.
Nevada Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 N Olive St
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-2040
Grades: 6-8
| 581 students
Rank: #44.
Sheldon Elementary School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 E Gene Lathrop Dr
Sheldon, MO 64784
(417) 884-5113
Grades: PK-6
| 111 students
Rank: #55.
Truman Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
901 W Ashland
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-2080
Grades: 3-5
| 561 students
Rank: #66.
Nevada High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
800 W Hickory St
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-2020
Grades: 9-12
| 720 students
Rank: #77.
Northeast Vernon Co. R-i Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
150 N Hickory St
Schell City, MO 64783
(417) 432-3196
Grades: PK-6
| 125 students
Rank: #88.
Northeast Vernon Co. R-i High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
216 E Leslie Ave
Walker, MO 64790
(417) 465-2221
Grades: 7-12
| 114 students
Rank: #99.
Bronaugh High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
527 E 6th St
Bronaugh, MO 64728
(417) 922-3211
Grades: 7-12
| 83 students
Rank: #1010.
Bronaugh Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
527 E 6th St
Bronaugh, MO 64728
(417) 922-3211
Grades: PK-6
| 94 students
500 E Vernon St
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-2070
Grades: 2
| 177 students
400 W Lee St
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-2060
Grades: PK-1
| 397 students
Heartland R-v School
1500 W Ashland
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-1903
Grades: 2-12
| n/a students
Nevada Regional Tech.-ctr.
Vocational School
900 W Ashland St
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-2090
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Vernon County, MO

Vernon County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Cedar Ridge (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
901 N Olive St
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-1166
Grades: Inquire with school
| 17 students

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