Palmyra Elementary School

600 S Ashland Ave
Palmyra, MO 63461
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Palmyra Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 470 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Top 20% in MO
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Palmyra Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Palmyra Elementary School's student population of 470 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Palmyra Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Palmyra Elementary School is 0.12, 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.
This School
State Level (MO)
#316 out of 2092 schools
(Top 20%)
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55-59%
37%
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50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
94%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Palmyra Elementary School's ranking?
Palmyra Elementary School is ranked #316 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Palmyra Elementary School often compared to?
Palmyra Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Palmyra Middle School, Palmyra High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Palmyra Elementary School?
470 students attend Palmyra Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Palmyra Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Palmyra Elementary School?
Palmyra Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Palmyra Elementary School offer ?
Palmyra Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Palmyra Elementary School part of?
Palmyra Elementary School is part of Palmyra R-I School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 470 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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