Putnam Co. Middle School

  • Putnam Co. Middle School serves 158 students in grades 6-8.
  • 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 60-64% (which is approximately equal to 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 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Putnam Co. Middle School's student population of 158 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students158 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Putnam Co. Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Putnam Co. Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Putnam Co. Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Putnam Co. Middle School is 0.15, which is less 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#1613 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Putnam Co. Middle 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)60-64%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Putnam Co. Middle 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
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Putnam Co. Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Putnam Co. Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
92%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Putnam Co. Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Putnam Co. Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.150.23
This chart display the diversity score of Putnam Co. Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Putnam Co. Middle 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
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Putnam Co. Middle 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 NamePutnam Co. R-i School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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