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 14:1.
  • 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 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students139 students
Shell Knob Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Shell Knob Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Shell Knob Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeShell Knob Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
Shell Knob Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Shell Knob Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Shell Knob Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Shell Knob Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
93%
73%
Shell Knob Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Shell Knob Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsShell Knob Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.130.44
Shell Knob Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2015)
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.
100%
44%
Shell Knob Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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
7%
Shell Knob Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Shell Knob 78 School District's student population of 139 students has decreased by 25% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,274 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 33% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,602 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four years.
School District NameShell Knob 78 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed139576
Shell Knob 78 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$3 MM$6 MM
Shell Knob 78 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$3 MM$6 MM
Shell Knob 78 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,274$9,469
Shell Knob 78 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,602$9,562
Shell Knob 78 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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