5279 Fyler Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63139
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Premier Charter School serves 971 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Premier Charter 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 971 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Premier Charter School's student population of 971 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
971 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
89 teachers
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School Rankings

Premier Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Premier Charter School is 0.72, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1505 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
21%
7%
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Black
26%
15%
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White
41%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Premier Charter School?

971 students attend Premier Charter School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

41% of Premier Charter School students are White, 26% of students are Black, 21% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Premier Charter School?

Premier Charter School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Premier Charter School offer ?

Premier Charter School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 971 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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