Ott Elementary School

  • Ott Elementary School serves 481 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is 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 57% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) 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 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Ott Elementary School's student population of 481 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ott Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ott Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1440 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ott 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
17%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ott Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ott Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
62%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ott Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ott Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.570.23
This chart display the diversity score of Ott Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameINDEPENDENCE 30 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Independence William Chrisman High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1471 students
    0.4 miles
    1223 N Noland Rd
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)521-5355
    0.4 9-12 1471
  • Independence Day Treatment
    Grades: K-12
    0.6 miles
    600 W Mechanic Ave
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)521-5508
    0.6 K-12 n/a
  • Independence Independence Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.6 miles
    600 W Mechanic Ave
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)521-5505
    0.6 9-12 n/a
  • Independence Bryant Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
    1.0 miles
    827 W College
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)521-5400
    1.0 PK-5 236
  • Independence Mill Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
    1.2 miles
    2601 N Liberty St
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)521-5420
    1.2 PK-5 280

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5  
They have alot of extracurricular activities like the Music club and the talent show at the end of the year and also the summer school is really good.
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