Shady Grove School

2400 High St
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Shady Grove School serves 33 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Shady Grove 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% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 33 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Shady Grove School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

Shady Grove School's student population of 33 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
33 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Shady Grove 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 Shady Grove School is 0.21, 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
#1798 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
12%
15%
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White
88%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shady Grove School's ranking?
Shady Grove School is ranked #1798 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Shady Grove School often compared to?
Shady Grove Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Neelyville High School, Poplar Bluff High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Shady Grove School?
33 students attend Shady Grove School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Shady Grove School students are White, and 12% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shady Grove School?
Shady Grove School has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Shady Grove School offer ?
Shady Grove School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is Shady Grove School part of?
Shady Grove School is part of Mo Schls For The Sev Disabled School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 33 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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