23395 Hwy 7
Edwards, MO 65326
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
South Elementary School serves 215 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
South Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 215 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

South Elementary School's student population of 215 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

South Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of South Elementary School is 0.12, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#999 out of 2092 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
94%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is South Elementary School's ranking?

South Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).

How many students attend South Elementary School?

215 students attend South Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

94% of South Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of South Elementary School?

South Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does South Elementary School offer ?

South Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is South Elementary School part of?

South Elementary School is part of Warsaw R-IX School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 215 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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