Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Missouri (2021)

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Public schools in Missouri achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 49% (2021).
The public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Missouri is Mallinckrodt A.b.i. Elementary School with ≥95%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Missouri (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) RLA Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Mallinckrodt A.b.i. Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: PK-56020 Pernod Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63139
    (314) 352-9212

  • Rank: #22.
    Metro High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-124015 Mcpherson Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63108
    (314) 534-3894

  • Rank: #3-63.-6.
    Collegiate School Of Med/bioMath: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: 9-121547 S. Theresa Av
    Saint LouisMO 63104
    (314) 696-2290

  • Rank: #3-63.-6.
    Kennard/classical Junior Acad.Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: PK-55031 Potomac
    Saint LouisMO 63139
    (314) 353-8875

  • Rank: #3-63.-6.
    Richland Elementary SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: PK-624456 State Hwy 114
    EssexMO 63846
    (573) 283-5310

  • Rank: #3-63.-6.
    University Academy-upperCharter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: 9-126801 Holmes Rd
    Kansas CityMO 64131
    (816) 412-5902

  • Rank: #77.
    Lincoln College Prep.Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 86%
    Grades: 6-122111 Woodland
    Kansas CityMO 64108
    (816) 418-3000

  • Rank: #88.
    Mckinley Class. Leadership Ac.Math: 72% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 85%
    Grades: 6-122156 Russell Blvd
    Saint LouisMO 63104
    (314) 773-0027

  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Grovespring Elementary SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
    Grades: K-69530 Hwy 5
    GrovespringMO 65662
    (417) 462-3288

  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Helena Elementary SchoolMath: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
    Grades: K-521080 Osage St
    HelenaMO 64459
    (816) 369-2865

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Lindbergh Senior High SchoolMath: 51% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    RLA Proficiency: 83%
    Grades: 9-125000 S. Lindbergh
    Saint LouisMO 63126
    (314) 729-2410

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Mckelvey Elementary SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 83%
    Grades: K-51751 Mckelvey Rd
    Maryland HeightsMO 63043
    (314) 415-6500

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Atlanta Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: K-6600 S Atterberry
    AtlantaMO 63530
    (660) 239-4211

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Mark Twain Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: 3-41427 W Aylor
    Webb CityMO 64870
    (417) 673-6050

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Spring Bluff Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: K-89374 Hwy 185
    SullivanMO 63080
    (573) 457-8302

  • Rank: #1616.
    Voy Spears Junior Elementary SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 82%
    Grades: PK-5201 Ne Anderson
    Lees SummitMO 64064
    (816) 874-3720

  • Rank: #1717.
    Kirkwood Senior High SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 81%
    Grades: 9-12801 W Essex Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314) 213-6110

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Davis Elementary SchoolMath: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥80%
    Grades: K-8227 Sw Hwy T
    ClintonMO 64735
    (660) 885-2629

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Laredo Elementary SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥80%
    Grades: K-8106 W Main
    LaredoMO 64652
    (660) 286-2225

  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Clayton High SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80%
    Grades: 9-12#1 Mark Twain Circle
    Saint LouisMO 63105
    (314) 854-6600

  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Emge Elementary SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80%
    Grades: K-5250 Fallon Pkwy
    O FallonMO 63368
    (636) 281-0261

  • Rank: #2222.
    Francis Howell High SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 79%
    Grades: 9-127001 Hwy 94 South
    Saint CharlesMO 63304
    (636) 851-4700

  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Festus Elementary SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 78%
    Grades: K-31500 Mid-meadow Ln
    FestusMO 63028
    (636) 937-4063

  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Hawthorn Hill Elementary SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 78%
    Grades: K-62801 Sw Pryor Rd
    Lees SummitMO 64082
    (816) 986-3380

  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Marquette Senior High SchoolMath: 67% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 78%
    Grades: 9-122351 Clarkson Rd
    ChesterfieldMO 63017
    (636) 891-6000

  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    North Glendale Elementary SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 78%
    Grades: K-5765 N Sappington Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314) 213-6130

  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Westchester Elementary SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 78%
    Grades: K-51416 Woodgate Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314) 213-6160

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Blair Oaks Elementary SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: PK-46124 Falcon Ln
    Jefferson CityMO 65101
    (573) 634-2808

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Blair Oaks High SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: 9-126124 Falcon Ln
    Jefferson CityMO 65101
    (573) 635-8514

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Conway Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: K-49900 Conway Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63124
    (314) 993-2878

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Daniel Boone Elementary SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: K-5201 W Hwy D
    WentzvilleMO 63385
    (636) 851-4400

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Lake Road Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: 1-3986 Hwy Aa
    Poplar BluffMO 63901
    (573) 785-4392

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Nashua Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: K-5221 Ne 114th St
    Kansas CityMO 64155
    (816) 321-5160

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Oak Grove Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: 1-33297 Oak Grove Rd
    Poplar BluffMO 63901
    (573) 785-6589

  • Rank: #28-4028.- 40.
    Palmyra High SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: 9-121703 S Main St
    PalmyraMO 63461
    (573) 769-2067

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