Smithville Upper Elementary School

  • Smithville Upper Elementary School serves 586 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Smithville Upper Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Smithville Upper Elementary School's student population of 586 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smithville Upper Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smithville Upper Elementary School is 0.17, which is less 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#830 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
91%
72%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Smithville Upper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.170.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Smithville Upper 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 NameSmithville R-ii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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