Sappington Elementary School

  • Sappington Elementary School serves 482 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sappington Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Sappington Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Sappington Elementary School's student population of 482 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sappington Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Sappington Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#100 out of 2085 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
85%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLindbergh Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis Lindbergh Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,103 students
    0.9 miles
    5000 S. Lindbergh
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    (314) 729-2410
    0.9 9-12 2,103
  • Saint Louis Long Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 498 students
    0.9 miles
    9021 Sappington Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63126
    (314) 729-2450
    0.9 K-5 498
  • Saint Louis Southview
    Grades: K-8 | 74 students
    0.9 miles
    11660 Eddie And Park Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63126
    (314) 989-8900
    0.9 K-8 74
  • Saint Louis Southview High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
    0.9 miles
    11660 Eddie And Park Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63126
    (314) 989-8900
    0.9 9-12 108
  • Saint Louis Dressel Elementary School
    Grades: K-5
    1.1 miles
    10911 Tesson Ferry Road
    Saint Louis, MO 63123
    (314) 729-2485
    1.1 K-5 n/a

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