Symington Elementary School

  • Symington Elementary School serves 371 students in grades 1-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (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 21% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Symington Elementary School's student population of 371 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-6
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Symington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Symington Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. 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#2024 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Symington 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)
21%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Symington 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 Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
6%
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Black
78%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Symington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
9%
72%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Symington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.380.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Symington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHICKMAN MILLS C-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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