Seneca Elementary School

1815 St Eugene St
Seneca, MO 64865
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Seneca Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Seneca Elementary 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 426 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Seneca Elementary School's student population of 426 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Seneca Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Seneca Elementary School is 0.40, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1657 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
15%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
76%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Seneca Elementary School's ranking?
Seneca Elementary School is ranked #1657 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Seneca Elementary School often compared to?
Seneca Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like George Washington Carver Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Seneca Elementary School?
426 students attend Seneca Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Seneca Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are American Indian, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Seneca Elementary School?
Seneca Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Seneca Elementary School offer ?
Seneca Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-3
What school district is Seneca Elementary School part of?
Seneca Elementary School is part of Seneca R-VII School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 426 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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