Tarkio Elementary School

  • Tarkio Elementary School serves 189 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Tarkio Elementary School's student population of 189 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students189 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tarkio Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tarkio Elementary School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. 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#536 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tarkio 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 Ratio8:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
94%
72%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tarkio Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.110.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tarkio 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 NameTarkio R-i School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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