Shepard Blvd. Elementary School

  • Shepard Blvd. Elementary School serves 557 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Shepard Blvd. Elementary School's student population of 557 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shepard Blvd. Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shepard Blvd. Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1852 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shepard Blvd. 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shepard Blvd. Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Shepard Blvd. Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
20%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shepard Blvd. Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
59%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shepard Blvd. Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shepard Blvd. Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.600.23
This chart display the diversity score of Shepard Blvd. Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shepard Blvd. Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shepard Blvd. Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia 93 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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