The Chinese School (Closed 2018)

  • The Chinese School served 177 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The Chinese School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 57% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

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School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students177 students
This chart display total students of The Chinese School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of The Chinese School
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of The Chinese School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of The Chinese School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1011 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of The Chinese School, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Chinese 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)40-44%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Chinese 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 Ratio13:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Chinese School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Chinese School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Chinese School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
45%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Chinese School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
43%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Chinese School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Chinese School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Chinese School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.610.47
This chart display the diversity score of The Chinese School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Chinese School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Chinese 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 NameSt Louis Lang Immersion School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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