Sheldon Elementary School

  • Sheldon Elementary School serves 111 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sheldon 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sheldon Elementary School's student population of 111 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students111 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sheldon Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheldon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Sheldon Elementary School is 0.08, 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#1568 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sheldon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sheldon Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sheldon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sheldon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
96%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sheldon Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheldon Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.080.47
This chart display the diversity score of Sheldon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sheldon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheldon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSheldon R-VIII School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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