Shell Knob Elementary School

  • Shell Knob Elementary School serves 139 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Shell Knob Elementary School operates within the Shell Knob 78 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 139 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 139 students
Shell Knob Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Shell Knob Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Shell Knob Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Shell Knob Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 15:1
Shell Knob Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Shell Knob Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Shell Knob Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Shell Knob Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
White
93%
73%
Shell Knob Elementary School White Students (1994-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Shell Knob Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Shell Knob Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.22
Shell Knob Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Shell Knob Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Shell Knob Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Shell Knob 78 School District's student population of 139 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,398 is higher than the state average of $9,915. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,468 is higher than the state average of $9,620. The district spending/student has declined by 29% over four years.
School District Name Shell Knob 78 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 139 576
Shell Knob 78 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $6 MM
Shell Knob 78 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $3 MM $6 MM
Shell Knob 78 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $17,398 $9,915
Shell Knob 78 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,468 $9,620
Shell Knob 78 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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