Spring Garden Middle School

  • Spring Garden Middle School serves 342 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 53% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Spring Garden Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Spring Garden Middle School's student population of 342 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students342 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spring Garden Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spring Garden Middle School is 0.30, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1494 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Hispanic
8%
6%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
83%
71%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Joseph School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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