Thayer Elementary School

  • Thayer Elementary School serves 282 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thayer Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Thayer Elementary School's student population of 282 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thayer Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Thayer Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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 Testing Rank#182 out of 2085 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Thayer Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thayer Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
11%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Thayer Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
60%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Thayer Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thayer Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.600.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thayer 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 NameWaynesville R-VI School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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