Shell Knob Elementary School

24400 State Hwy 39
Shell Knob, MO 65747
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 134 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Shell Knob Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 134 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : Bottom 50% in MO
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Shell Knob Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

Shell Knob Elementary School's student population of 134 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
134 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Shell Knob Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Shell Knob Elementary School is 0.10, 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.
This School
State Level (MO)
#1047 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
37%
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40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
95%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
7%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shell Knob Elementary School's ranking?
Shell Knob Elementary School is ranked #1047 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Shell Knob Elementary School?
134 students attend Shell Knob Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Shell Knob Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shell Knob Elementary School?
Shell Knob Elementary School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Shell Knob Elementary School offer ?
Shell Knob Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Shell Knob Elementary School part of?
Shell Knob Elementary School is part of Shell Knob 78 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 134 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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