Pettis Co. Elementary School

  • Pettis Co. Elementary School serves 125 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pettis Co. Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Pettis Co. Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Pettis Co. Elementary School's student population of 125 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pettis Co. Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pettis Co. Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#858 out of 1792 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
20%
6%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
71%
72%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pettis Co. Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.450.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pettis Co. Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePettis Co. R-XII School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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