North Platte Junior High School

  • North Platte Junior High School serves 144 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Platte Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

North Platte Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • North Platte Junior High School's student population of 144 students has grown by 58% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Platte Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Platte Junior High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#561 out of 1792 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
97%
71%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Platte Co. R-I School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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