O'neal Elementary School

  • O'neal Elementary School serves 343 students in grades 1-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • O'neal Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

O'neal Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • O'neal Elementary School's student population of 343 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-3
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • O'neal Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of O'neal Elementary School is 0.35, 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 Testing Rank#201 out of 2085 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
80%
71%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoplar Bluff R-I School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to O'neal Elementary School is Shady Grove School (0.1 miles away)
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