Parkwood Elementary School

3199 Parkwood Ln
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Parkwood Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Parkwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Parkwood Elementary School's student population of 419 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Parkwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Parkwood Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1305 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
39%
15%
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White
38%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Parkwood Elementary School's ranking?
Parkwood Elementary School is ranked #1305 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Parkwood Elementary School often compared to?
Parkwood Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Boone Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Parkwood Elementary School?
419 students attend Parkwood Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
39% of Parkwood Elementary School students are Black, 38% of students are White, 12% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Parkwood Elementary School?
Parkwood Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Parkwood Elementary School offer ?
Parkwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Parkwood Elementary School part of?
Parkwood Elementary School is part of Pattonville R-III School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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