5704 N Northwood Rd
Kansas City, MO 64151
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Southeast Elementary School serves 502 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Southeast Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Southeast Elementary School's student population of 502 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
502 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Southeast Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Southeast Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#422 out of 2091 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
16%
16%
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White
63%
71%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 502 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 10%)

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