Pleasant Lea Elementary School

  • Pleasant Lea Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 62% (which is higher 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 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Pleasant Lea Elementary School's student population of 583 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Lea Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Lea Elementary School is 0.44, 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#801 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasant Lea Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasant Lea 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
4%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
11%
16%
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White
74%
72%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasant Lea Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.440.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pleasant Lea 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
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pleasant Lea 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 NameLee's Summit R-vii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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