Morehouse Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • Morehouse Elementary School served 186 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 25-29% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 54%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 55%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 38% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students186 students
This chart display total students of Morehouse Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Morehouse Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Morehouse Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Morehouse Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
35%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
62%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morehouse Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.500.45
This chart display the diversity score of Morehouse Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morehouse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSIKESTON R-6 School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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