18475 Hwy 11
Mendon, MO 64660
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Northwestern Elementary School serves 91 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Northwestern Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 91 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Northwestern Elementary School's student population of 91 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
91 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Northwestern Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Northwestern Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1012 out of 2091 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
99%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Northwestern Elementary School?

91 students attend Northwestern Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

99% of Northwestern Elementary School students are White, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Northwestern Elementary School?

Northwestern Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Northwestern Elementary School offer ?

Northwestern Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 91 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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