Southwest Elementary School

  • Southwest Elementary School serves 530 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Southwest Elementary School's student population of 530 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students530 students
This chart display total students of Southwest Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Southwest Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Southwest Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Southwest Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Southwest Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southwest Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southwest Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
95%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southwest Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Southwest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southwest Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.100.47
This chart display the diversity score of Southwest Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southwest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southwest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDexter R-XI School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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