1100 West Cox School Road
Odessa, MO 64076
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Odessa Upper Elementary School serves 458 students in grades 3-5.
Odessa Upper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is equal to the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Odessa Upper Elementary School's student population of 458 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Odessa Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Odessa Upper Elementary School is 0.21, 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
#1133 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
89%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School District Name
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?

42% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Odessa Upper Elementary School?

458 students attend Odessa Upper Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Odessa Upper Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Odessa Upper Elementary School?

Odessa Upper Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Odessa Upper Elementary School offer ?

Odessa Upper Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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