Richard Simpson Elementary School

  • Richard Simpson Elementary School serves 420 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower 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

  • Richard Simpson Elementary School's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students420 students
This chart display total students of Richard Simpson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Richard Simpson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Richard Simpson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Richard Simpson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richard Simpson Elementary 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#453 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richard Simpson 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 Ratio13:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Richard Simpson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
6%
White
92%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Richard Simpson Elementary 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
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Richard Simpson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richard Simpson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.150.23
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
44%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFOX C-6 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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