Stapleton Elementary School

  • Stapleton Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 78% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Stapleton Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Stapleton Elementary School's student population of 426 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stapleton Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stapleton Elementary School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#230 out of 1792 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stapleton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stapleton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Stapleton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Stapleton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Stapleton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
83%
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Stapleton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stapleton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.310.46
This chart display the diversity score of Stapleton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stapleton 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 NameJoplin Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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