Valley Park Elementary School

1 Main St
Valley Park, MO 63088
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 329 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Valley Park Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Bottom 50% in MO
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Valley Park Elementary School's student population of 329 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Park Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Valley Park Elementary School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
#1343 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-34%
37%
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35-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
15%
15%
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White
69%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valley Park Elementary School's ranking?
Valley Park Elementary School is ranked #1343 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Valley Park Elementary School often compared to?
Valley Park Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ladue Fifth Grade Center, Kratz Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Valley Park Elementary School?
329 students attend Valley Park Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Valley Park Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Black, 7% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley Park Elementary School?
Valley Park Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Valley Park Elementary School offer ?
Valley Park Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Valley Park Elementary School part of?
Valley Park Elementary School is part of Valley Park School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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